Sundergarh: The police have arrested five youths in connection with the loot of Rs 1.3 lakh cash and other articles from Pramila Fuels (KSK), Darlipali under Bhasma police station limits in Sundargarh district on Saturday last.
Police have seized Rs 72,44O cash, one country-made firearm, one bhujali, three motorcycles, and four mobile phones from their possession, a press release issued by the District Police Office, Sundargarh said.
The arrestees have been identified as Amit Patra (23), Rajesh Kindo (24), Ramsevak Jamkiar (21), Sagar Sahu alias Bablu (19), and Azad Singh (18), the press release added.
All the accused persons hail from Rajgangpur police station limits of Sundargarh district.
They had also committed dacoity of cash amounting to Rs 26,800, two mobile phones, and one DVR from Essar Petrol Pump, Raiberna near Rajgangpur on August 22 this year, the press release further said.