Robbers goal journey company in Amritsar, loot Rs 2 lakh
Amritsar, October 22
Two armed robbers looted Rs 2 lakh from a journey company at gunpoint in Jandiala Guru space right here on Friday night. The incident was captured on CCTV cameras.
Each the accused had lined their faces and whereas escaping they fired within the air in order that no person dare comply with them. Panic gripped the realm after the incident.
A police workforce reached the spot and began a probe. The police groups have been analysing CCTV cameras to seek out clues concerning the perpetrators. Nonetheless, the police have been nonetheless clueless concerning the perpetrators thus far.
The Jandiala Guru police station have registered a case beneath Part 379-B of the IPC and Sections 25, 54 and 59 of the Arms Act towards the unidentified robbers.
Karanjit Singh (47), a resident of Akash Avenue in Jandiala Guru, advised the police that he ran a Western Union cash trade and journey company within the title of Dhami Travellers, reverse the Jandiala Guru municipal committee home.
He stated round 8pm on Friday, he was current in his store when two armed individuals entered the store and got here contained in the counter whereas pointing a pistol at him. He stated they forcibly took out Rs 2 lakh from the counter and later escaped on their Bullet bike, which was with none registration code.
The CCTV footage revealed that one of many accused was carrying turban whereas one other was carrying a cap. The turbaned youth took out money from the money field on the counter and handed it over to his confederate. He stated in addition they took a polythene envelop from a store for placing up the money.
SSP, Amritsar rural police, Swapan Sharma stated the police had taken the footage of CCTVs of their custody and investigations have been on to determine the suspects.