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3 Held For Robbing Cash Collection Agent In Cuttack

05 October 2019

Bikash Sharma

Cuttack: Three persons were arrested by the Commissionerate Police on Friday for robbing around Rs 1.28 lakh from collection agent of a small finance bank. The accused have been identified as Janmejaya Biswal (31), Nitish Kumar (22) and Sagar Mallick (24).

As per a complaint lodged at Choudwar Police Station by Madhusmita Samantray, an agent of Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Limited, she was coming in her Activa scooter to Choudwar with collected cash of Rs 1,28,901 on May 20 when the accused persons with another associate arrived on two bikes, detained her near Nuntikiri Chhak and snatched away the bag containing above cash and other documents.

Police was able to nab the culprits on Friday and forwarded them to court today. One white colour Swift Dzire car, one red colour Pulsar motorbike, Rs 7,560 cash and three mobile phones have been seized from their possession.