Balasore: Five bike-borne armed miscreants looted around Rs 59,000 from an employee of a private finance company near Arada Chhak under Soro police station limits In Odisha’s Balasore district last night.
According to reports, Satish Behera, an employee of Raipur Samasta Micro Finance Limited, was heading towards Soro after collecting money from a women group. He was intercepted by five miscreants near Arada Chhak at around 10 PM last night.
The miscreants, who came in 2 separate two-wheelers, pointed a gun at Satish and looted cash around Rs 59,000 as well as three mobile phones from his possession.
Later in the night, Satish lodged a complaint with Soro police station in this connection. Based on his complaints, the police have begun an investigation into the matter.