Rourkela: In a rise of loot incidents, unidentified miscreants robbed a Jan Seva Kendra and two shops of cash and other electronic assets in Kuanrmunda area in Rourkela late last night.
According to sources, the matter came to fore in the early hours of Tuesday while the shop staffers went to the spot to find their shops ransacked.
On being informed, local police reached the spot and registered a case into the matter.
Though the exact amount of the assets that were looted were not ascertained immediately, it was said the looters decamped with cash worth Rs 25,000, a laptop from Jan Seva Kendra and many items from two shops in Tangarai area.
Later, it was also known that the miscreants also acted in the same way and robbed three more shops in the nearby village.
A probe into the case is on, sources said.