Dhenkanal: Unidentified miscreants looted cash and gold ornaments from the house of a CESU employee at Pandua under Tumusinga police limits in Dhenkanal district late last night.
The cash of around Rs 3.5 lakh and jewellery of 13 grams were looted.
The looters wearing masks stormed into the house of CESU employee Manoj Sahu, attacked him with sharp weapons and later decamped with the cash and valuables.
Sahu, who sustained injuries in the attack, informed police about the robbery. Police reached the spot and launched inquiry. Efforts were on to identify and apprehend the looters.