Orissa: Dacoity foiled, inter-state gang busted

Last Updated: Saturday, January 21, 2012 - 12:50

Rourkela: An inter-state dacoit gang was
busted with the arrest of seven dacoits from a lodge in
Uditnagar, police said on Saturday.
Gang leader Sanjiv Kumar and other members were picked
up yesterday from the lodge where they were staying with plans
to carry out robberies in the civil township area and loot
trucks on highways, they said.

The gang members belong to neighbouring Jharkhand.
However, police is yet to nab their local contacts.

One loaded pistol, a sharp weapon and a car and seven
mobile phones were seized from them.

The arrested were produced before a local court which
remanded them to jail custody.
PTI



First Published: Saturday, January 21, 2012 - 12:50

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