Sambalpur, Nov 4 (LocalWire): An inter-district gang of highway robbers was busted today with the arrest of eight key members of the racket.
The criminals arrested today used to target goods-laden trucks.
They had committed over a dozen highway robberies by looting cash and mobile phones from the drivers of trucks at gun point, police said.
Sharp weapons, cash, stolen mobile phones and banned drug substances were recovered from them, police added.
Police are searching for other members of the gang and investigating the crimes committed by them in other parts of Odisha and outside, they added.