Rs.1.2 mn robbery at Ghaziabad bankMay 22nd, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 22 (IANS) Three armed robbers looted Rs.1.2 million (Rs.12 lakh) from a bank here Friday afternoon, police said.
According to the police, the robbers came on two motorcycles at 3.00 p.m. While one man covered the security guard, two of his accomplices barged into the bank and snatched the currency-chest containing cash from the cashier.
“The bank officials revealed that the chest contained about Rs.1.2 million but the amount could be higher since an inventory of loss is yet being prepared,” district police chief Akhil Kumar said.