Bhubaneswar: In a major breakthrough police on Saturday arrested three members of a lootera gang in the State capital and forwarded them to court.
The police have also seized many gold and silver ornaments from them.
The arrested have been identified as Santosh Reddy (24), Bhaskar Mohapatra (24) and Sanjib Singh (30)
According to sources, few cases of burglaries were reported in different parts of the city especially under Mancheswar police station. Following this, a team was formed to investigate the cases. During the investigation, police arrested two culprits and one receiver.
The gang was involved in several cases of loot that took place in the city. As many as 20 criminal cases are lodged against the arrested in the several police stations in the city.