Four held for posing as RTOs in Sundergarh
Sundergarh: Police on Friday nabbed four youths near Rengalabeda area under Koida police limits in Sundergarh district for allegedly posing as regional transport officers (RTOs).
Acting on reliable information about their machination, cops conducted a surprise raid in the area and apprehended the youths while they were operating as RTO personnel.
Following the raid, officials also seized police uniforms, a Scorpio and a cash amount of Rs 10,000 from their possession.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the gang used to dupe locals and vehicle drivers on the pretext of collecting taxes.
While the accused persons are in police custody, a case has been under relevant sections of the IPC. Further probe into the matter is underway, sources said.