Published On : Wed, Jun 17th, 2015

Unidentified thieves loot Rs 75,000 cash from a 70-year old man


Two unidentified thieves took away Rs 75,000 cash from the possession of an old man who had withdrawn the money from a bank under Ajni police station.

According to police, the incident occurred on the afternoon of June 16, in which the old man, Vasant Dhawale, aged 70 years, resident of Reshimbagh, had withdrawn Rs 75,000 cash from Bank of Maharashtra, Hanuman Nagar branch, and keeping the money in a polythene carry bag, he hanged it on his vehicle MH 31/ AT 2853 to leave for home. On reaching the gate of his house when he was opening the lock of the gate, two unidentified riders on a two-wheeler stormed at his gate and snatching the polythene containing Rs 75,000, fled the spot. On the complaint lodged by Dhawale, the Ajni police have registered a case against the accused and further investigation is under way.