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Mobile showroom employee robbed of Rs 5 lakh in Vaishali Nagar

The employee of the mobile showroom, which is located in Vaishali Nagar area of Jaipur, was carrying cash that he had collected from his office. Suddenly, three masked men intercepted him and snatched away the bag carrying the cash.

November 30, 2018, 12:34 pm

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Jaipur: An employee of a mobile showroom was robbed of nearly Rs 5 lakh at gunpoint in a broad daylight near in Vaishali Nagar area on Friday morning. The three masked men came on a bike and attacked the victim. The victim sustained injuries during the robbery. The police have launched a search for robbers who fled from the spot. According to the police, the employee of the mobile showroom, which is located in Vaishali Nagar area of Jaipur, was carrying cash that he had collected from his office. Suddenly, three masked men intercepted him and snatched away the bag carrying the cash. They were armed with guns and pointed them at the victim. They threatened to kill him if he didn’t hand over the bag. They also thrashed the victim. The employee went unconscious. The robbers managed to flee from the spot. Locals gathered on the spot and informed the police. The cops have launched a search for the accused robbers. The officials are also studying footages of CCTVs installed in the area. In one of the footages, robbers are seen escaping with a black color bag containing the cash. Further investigation is going on.

First published: November 30, 2018