Angul: In an unending episode of bank robbery, some unidentified miscreants looted cash and gold ornaments from State Bank of India, Bantala branch in the district last night.
As per reports, a group of armed burglars broke into the branch after cutting grills of its window and later broke the strong room inside the bank. After looting the cash and other valuables from the strong room, they decamped with the looted amount in a hurry as the bank’s security siren started blowing.
The matter came to fore after bank staff reached the branch this morning and took stock of the situation. However, they have not yet assessed the exact amount of cash and gold ornaments looted by the robbers.
Police reached the branch and started investigation into the incident.