Dhenkanal Police Arrests 2 Robbers Involved In Ostapal Petrol Pump Loot

Dhenkanal: Dhenkanal police have arrested two members of the infamous Hati Kali gang in connection with the August 19 loot of Ostapal petrol pump under Dhenkanal Sadar police station limits.

Police have seized two pistols, five magazines, 20 rounds of ammunition, 12 mobile phones and two bhujalis from their possession.

The members of this gang had committed robberies at four petrol pumps in Dhenkanal and Cuttack districts.

Earlier, police had arrested one member of the gang.

“We have arrested two members of the infamous Hati Kalia gang in connection with the loot of Rs 49,646 from two salesmen of the petrol pump at Ostapal on August 19,” informed Dhenkanal SP, K Siba Subhramani addressing a presser here today.

The SP said that a 9mm pistol, a 7.65mm pistol, live ammunition, bhujali and 12 mobile phones have been seized from their possession.

 

K Siba Subhramani, SP, Dhenkanal