Lakhimpur police on Friday arrested two persons-Rakesh Pegu and Meraj Ali- who were allegedly involved in a robbery that shook the district on Thursday morning.
Police also recovered Rs 3 lakh cash, gold ornaments, two motorcycles, instruments used in robbery, and 10 mobile phones with several SIM cards.
In a sensational incident of robbery on Thursday morning, one person was seriously injured in Chinataliya area of North Lakhimpur.
A gang of robbers broke into the residence of one Arun Dutta and looted Rs 9 lakh cash, jewellery, and other valuables.
The robbers also attacked Arun Dutta with sharp weapons injuring him severely.
Dutta was later rushed to the hospital where he was being treated.