Kendrapara: The Sadar Police, which had nabbed six individuals from a dacoit group the last evening and sent them to court today, said the posse leader has joins with the D-siblings.
Conversing with newsmen, Purna Chandra Pradhan, SDPO, Kendrapara said Sadar Police had a tip-off that around 10-12 anti-social had accumulated near Kalapada and were planning to commit a major crime in the zone the previous evening. A group of Sadar police station struck the territory and captured the six dacoits. Be that as it may, six more dacoits figured out how to get away. Police seized two bhujalis, two little blades, and iron bars from their possession.
Stating that the arrested dacoits have a number of cases relating to tender fixing, balighat auction, robbery and extortion in different police stations in the district, the SDPO said the arrested dacoits were associates of Litu alias Debi Prasad Das and Dipu alias Biplab Behera.
“With Litu lodged in the jail, Dipu is now leading the gang,” he added.
In course of interrogation of these six dacoits, police has to come to know that the two gang leaders had close links with the Dhalasamant brothers of Cuttack, he said.
“Police is now investigating the matter,” the SDPO informed.