Cuttack: Miscreants looted cash from Adaspur Uttarana branch of Canara Bank last night. Locals found the gate and locker broken and informed the bank officials. The CCTV cameras and computers were found abandoned at a field near the bank.
The bank staff lodged a complaint at Dimiri police outpost. Police started investigation. However, exact amount of cash looted from the bank and other equipment are yet to be known.
In a separate incident, an attempt to loot state bank at Gochhara was foiled. They broke three locks with the help of gas cutter but failed to cut the locker. They fled the spot leaving behind the cutter and other equipment engaged in the loot.
The loot attempt came to light in the morning. Bank officials and police reached the spot. Police launched a man hunt with the help of scientific team.