Two safety guards of a personal financial institution have been injured after unidentified assailants opened fireplace on them earlier than looting Rs 31.55 lakh from a money assortment van right here on Saturday, police mentioned.
The incident happened in Mansarovar space right here, they mentioned.
The 4 assailants, who got here in a luxurious automotive, opened fireplace on the safety guards of the financial institution. Two guards have been injured within the firing, mentioned SHO, Shipra Path police station, Khaleel Ahmed Khilji.
He mentioned the financial institution guards additionally fired on the assailants. The rear windshield of the assailants’ automotive was damaged within the firing.
Khilji mentioned the injured guards have been rushed to a close-by non-public hospital for therapy and their situation is steady.
The robbers managed to flee with Rs 31.55 lakh from the money van which was parked outdoors the financial institution, the police mentioned.
Extra Police Commissioner Ajay Pal Lamba and different senior police officers reached the spot to take inventory of the state of affairs.
Footage of CCTV cameras put in within the close by areas is being scanned to hint the accused and groups have been fashioned to nab them, the police mentioned.
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