Miscreants grievously injure three as they loot gold, cash
Bhadrak: Four miscreants reportedly injured three of a family in an attempt to loot cash, gold ornaments and mobile phones on late Saturday night at Khatuapatna village in Chandabali under Dhusuri police limits here.
As per reports, one Chittaranjan Khatua and his wife Premalata Khatua were attacked when they were about to enter their home in Khatuapatna village. Four miscreants reportedly held Premalata captive while Chittaranjan was grievously attacked with a sharp weapon.
Later, Chittaranjan’s son was also attacked and left with serious injuries on his leg. The purpose was to extract the locker keys.
The miscreants then went on to loot gold ornaments, cash, and mobile phones.
Once the looters left, the family called for help. The neighbours arrived on the scene and shifted the family to Bhadrak hospital.
Dhusuri police arrived on spot and have begun an investigation into the matter.