Unknown miscreants on Thursday snatched a yellow metal chain from a woman near a private school under Pahala police outpost on outskirts of city. The victim was recognized as former teacher 62-year-old Pushpabati Mahapatra.
The occurrence has been captured by the CCTV installed in area. incident occurred while woman was returning from the primary school to her home.
CCTV footage showed that one out of the 2 bike-borne miscreants pushed woman on road and snatched chain from her neck. The lady suffered head injury, following which she was admitted to a hospital.
Based on a police complaint by victim’s son Satyajit Mahapatra with Pahala police, primary investigation was initiated into event.
As per preliminary investigation, miscreants had used a stolen motorbike in crime. Reports said motorcycle owned by one Sanjay Behera of Johala village was stolen some days ago.