Jajpur, Dec 18 (LocalWire): A petrol pump owner was allegedly looted of Rs 3.32 lakh at gunpoint, police said on Tuesday.
The incident took place Monday afternoon when Ranjan, owner of Geeta petrol pump near Danagadi on Duburi-Jajpur road, was going to deposit the cash at a State Bank of India (SBI) branch near Miltary Chhak, police said.
Three bike-borne miscreants attempted to snatch the bag he was carrying containing the cash but failed.
Minutes later, they took away the bag brandishing gun and fled the spot.
Police have launched an investigation into the incident.