In a breakthrough to Commissionerate Police in a bus theft case, it recovered the vehicle from Autonagar area in Berhampur town on Sunday.
As per the report, the bus namely ‘Das’ was spotted parked in Autonagar area by an unidentified source who called up the Commissionerate Police and informed about the same.
Later, Commissionerate Police intimated the matter to Bada Bazaar Police and the latter seized the stolen vehicle.
Notably, owned by Kedar Das had gone missing on November 13 after the driver parked it near a petrol pump located in the vicinity of Baramunda bus stand in the State Capital Bhubaneswar.
Police had launched a probe to trace the bus after Das lodged a case in connection with the theft at a later stage.
While the recovered vehicle’s lock was found broken it has been stationed at Bada Bazaar Police Station and efforts are on to trace the culprit involved in the theft.