11 January 2019
Puri: Two youths attempting daylight robbery were held mid-way and a gun and a bike were seized from their possession at Satasankha Bazaar in Pipili area here today.
Reportedly, the two youths of Baseli Sahi area intercepted a businessman named Sasikanta Mohapatra of Sakhigopal, when he was on his way for work on Puri-Bhubaneswar highway. As Mohapatra cried for help, some locals gathered at the spot and caught hold of the two youths suspecting their movement near Satasankha Bazaar.
On intimation, the cops reached the spot and the miscreants were handed over to the Satasankha Outpost police. While a gun and a bike were seized from their possession, further investigation into the case is currently underway.