Ganjam: Police on Friday busted a dacoit gang with the arrest of eight of its operatives during a raid at Ambuabadi under Sanakhemundi area in Ganjam district.
The identities of the arrested persons were not disclosed immediately.
Acting on reliable inputs, Shergarh police conducted a raid at the gang’s hide-out early this morning and zeroed in all the dacoits.
Five live bombs and several weapons were seized from their possession, informed Shergarh IIC Bishwaranjan Nayak. Further investigation into the matter is underway, he added.