Bhadrak: Miscreants looted Rs 1.5 lakh from liquor shop employee after attacking him with a sharp weapon at DRDA square near Bonth in Bhadrak district last night.
The injured identified as Dinabandhu Nayak (36) has been admitted to district headquarters hospital. He sustained injuries on his hands and back.
Dinabandhu works in a liquor shop near Kacheri chhak in Bhadrak. The incident took place when he was returning to home after closing the shop at 11 pm last night.
Three bike-borne miscreants intercepted him at DRDA square and tried to snatch the cash bag from Dinabandhu. As he protested, one of the miscreants hacked him with a dagger and decamped with the money.
Dinabandhu lodged a complaint with police following which a case has been registered. Police launched investigation.