Bike-borne individuals snatch Rs 1.8 lakh from shopkeeper
Amritsar, January 9
Two bike-borne individuals snatched Rs 1.80 lakh from a dealer close to Passian Chowk right here late final night.
The sufferer, Vijay Kumar, a shopkeeper, was returning residence after closing his store when the incident happened.
The police have registered a case on this connection and investigation is underway to establish the suspects. The police are analysing CCTVs close to the spot to seek out any clues concerning the perpetrators.
Vijay advised the police that after closing his store, he was returning residence on his scooter and had stopped at a medical retailer to purchase some medicines. He stated when he got here out of the chemist store, a youth pushed him and snatched his money bag. Some folks additionally tried to cease the accused after he raised an alarm. Nonetheless, he fled the spot alongside along with his confederate on a scooter.
In the meantime, an area resident recognized as Sadiq Khan was robbed of cell phone and money by three bike-borne snatchers within the Basant Avenue space right here. Although the incident occurred on January 4, the police registered a case on this connection now.
The sufferer stated he was on his bicycle and going by means of Basant Avenue when the accused stopped him close to Basant Avenue park. He stated the accused hit him with a dagger and a kara on his face and snatched his telephone and money. The police have registered a case below Sections 379-B (2) and 34 of the IPC and launched additional probe.