Jharsuguda: Two unidentified men on a bike looted 8 Lakh rupees from a Pvt. Construction Contractor here on Saturday afternoon.
Police said that, Contractor Natwar Lal Agarwal, had withdrawn an amount of 8 Lakh 14 thousand for making labour payment from State Bank of India on Saturday noon and kept the cash inside his bike’s dicky. After reaching the construction site at Dist. Education Office Campus near Manmohan School to make payment, he had left the cash in his bike’s dicky and was speaking to some of his labourer at a distance, when two bike borne miscreants probably following him had reached near his bike and lifted the cash from his bike’s dicky and fled away the scene within minutes.
A case has been registered in Jharsuguda Town Police Station, IIC Nirmal Mohapatra said that, “We are analyzing CCTV footage of the State Bank of India for some clue, additionally we have sealed the borders and are conducting vehicle check at various point.”