Berhampur, March 21(LocalWire): Police crackdown continued in the Silk City with the arrest of two anti-social gangs here on late Wednesday night.
Police foiled an attempted dacoity at Suraj Bihar where five armed men had assembled.
A country-made single barrel muzzle, three live ammunition, gun powder, one sword, iron road, two hand bombs, two motorcycles and cash from their possession, said SDPO Berhampur, Bishnu Prasad Pati.
He said later it was found that all the arrested are history-sheeters.
Police also busted another gang of anti-socials from Haradakhandi tank under Berhampur Bada Bazar police station limits.
A pistol, five live ammunitions, three swords and two motor-cycles without registration numbers were seized from their possession, police said.
Police said they have intensified patrolling ahead of the twin elections to ensure free and smooth elections.