BERHAMPUR: Around Rs. 5,50,000 were stolen from the side-box of a bike near the branch of State Bank of India (SBI) in Malkangiri on Tuesday. A contractor of the area withdrew the money from the bank and kept it in the side-box of his bike. Police put all vehicles going out of the district headquarter town under strict vigil after the incident to nab the culprits behind the theft.