Guwahati: Bag Containing Rs 4 Lakhs Stolen Near ICICI Bank in Basistha
GUWAHATI: Two bike-borne miscreants decamped with a bag containing Rs 4 lakhs from a person named Aurobindo Kumar near the ICICI Bank in Basistha on Tuesday. An FIR was filed by the victim at the Basistha Police Station and investigation is on.
A similar incident had happened earlier where a bag snatcher was caught by the public after a hot chase when he was fleeing after snatching a bag containing Rs 3 lakhs from a petrol depot at Beltola here. The
miscreants belonged to Katihar in Bihar and had come to Assam with the explicit intention of committing such crimes.
According to the police, the two motorcycle-borne youths came and snatched a bag containing Rs 3 lakhs from a petrol depot at Beltola. Out of the two, one miscreant named Sonu Kumar Yadav was caught by the public, while the other, Raju Kumar Yadav, managed to escape. Sonu was handed over to Basistha Police. Sonu Kumar Yadav admitted before the police that they came to Assam just for such criminal activities.