BERHAMPUR: Police on Monday arrested the leader of a dacoity gang, which committed crimes in different areas of Kandhamal district, from Bhubaneswar.
"With him, we have arrested two out of seven persons, who had tried to commit the dacoity in the village.
Earlier police had arrested Ajaya Patra, another gang member, on December 18," said officer in-charge, Phiringia police station, Dhiren Behera .
Of the seven members, two of them wore police uniform, and they used a four-wheeler, looking like a police vehicle, Behera said.
Search is on to nab other five accused persons, he said.Police suspected they might have entered a house of the village with an intention to loot ganja.
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