Cuttack: Tangi police today arrested three persons including a truck driver for loot of milk powder consignment near Pipili on June 22. Police said that the driver of the truck who was entrusted with the job of transportation of the consignment was the mastermind.
The accused have been identified as Smurti Ranjan Samal, the truck driver and Ranjan Kumar Das. Besides police have also arrested another accused identified as Durga Prasad Maharana for preparing fake driving licence of the truck driver.
“ Samal took the truckload of milk powder from Choudwar depot and disposed bulk of the consignment after crossing Pipili toll plaza and claimed that the consignment was looted. We recovered hundreds of cartoons of milk powder. The accused have been forwarded to the court,” said a police official.