Jashpur Police Arrested 5 Miscreants In A Private Bank Loot Case In Raigarh Ann
Raigarh News: In Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh, dacoits attacked the manager of a private bank on Tuesday morning and looted more than Rs 5 crore 62 lakh in cash and gold jewellery. This incident happened at around 9 in the morning. About seven masked miscreants entered a branch of Axis Bank operating near Dhimrapur Chowk in Jagatpur area of Raigarh city. The dacoits injured the bank manager by stabbing him in his leg and fled away after filling the bags with cash and gold. It was told that at the time of the robbery, there was about Rs 7 crore in cash and gold worth about Rs 1.5 crore in the strong room of the bank. Out of which the dacoits looted Rs 5 crore 62 lakh 55 thousand by mixing cash and gold jewellery.
The incident of robbery at gunpoint in broad daylight spread sensation across the district. On receiving information about the incident, senior police officials immediately reached the spot and investigated the spot. Police recovered a motorcycle from near the bank. It was stolen and its number was from Jharkhand. After getting some clues, the police started investigation. By blocking the city, the police of neighboring states Odisha and Jharkhand have also been informed about the incident.
The accused were caught after blocking the road
Meanwhile, after finding out the number of the car, while setting up a blockade, the Ramanujganj police of Balrampur district displayed wisdom and courage and detained the first 2 accused with the Creta and within a short time, 3 accused with the truck. Police arrested 5 accused within 24 hours of the incident. The looted money and gold jewelery have been recovered from the arrested accused.
Jashpur Police played an important role
Jashpur Sub Inspector Bansh Narayan Sharma has played an important role in catching these robbers. Apart from this, as soon as information about the incident was received, Bilaspur Range IG Ajay Yadav immediately left for the spot, and he kept monitoring the search of the accused throughout the night until the accused were caught. All the accused involved in this incident are residents of Bihar. The accused told during interrogation that they were planning the robbery in Raigarh Axis Bank for more than a month. The accused had also done a thorough recce of Axis Bank.
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