BERHAMPUR: Armed miscreants looted around Rs. 1 lakh from staff of a private mobile company at Aska in Ganjam district on Saturday. The victim was returning in a passenger bus with the money collected from retailers. It was suspected that the miscreants were trailing him. He felt dizzy and got down at Biju Patnaik square bus stop at Aska and took rest at a roadside kiosk. Even in that crowded spot, the miscreants used pistols to threaten him and snatch the cash from him.