Khordha: In a case of rising lawlessness, a shocking incident of chain-snatching has been caught on CCTV camera. The incident took place at a shop near State Bank Chhak in Jatni, Khordha.
As seen in the video, the robber while wearing a helmet enters the shop posing as a customer. He looks around and suddenly attacks the woman owner of the shop. The miscreant is seen trying to snatch the chain from the woman’s neck while she screams and tries to fight him off but in vain. The robber finally flees with the chain. Hearing the woman’s scream, a few people do come to help but all is done by that time.
The whole incident was caught on a CCTV camera fixed in the shop. A case has been registered and cops are using the CCTV visuals to compare it with pictures of repeated offenders. The incident, once again, points to the rising number of chain-snatching incidents in the area.