Daylight robbery: Thieves decamp with Rs 3.3 lakh

In a daring day light robbery at Deep Nagar, robbers looted Rs 3.3 lakh from one Surinder Kumar, treasurer of Dewan Gas agency, who was taking a briefcase full of money to deposit in bank on his scooter. The four robbers, who had come on two motorbikes, absconded with the scooter after beating Kumar.

Kumar had started from the godown of the gas agency located at Sabzi mandi and was stopped soon after at Deep Nagar. Kumar told the police that the robbers were all in their 20s and one of them was carrying a knife. Police have booked a case and preliminary investigations have revelaed premedidated crime as the the persons who committed the robbery were allegedly aware that cash was being carried in the scooter.

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