Tuesday, December 12, 2017
ABOUT US CONTACT US ADVERTISE WITH US FOLLOW US ON    
 
Kashmir Times Logo www.kashmirtimes.com
Front Page
Gunmen loot Rs 5 lakh from bank
ESS AHMAD
ANANTNAG, Oct 12: Unidentified gunmen today looted over Rs five lakh from a Jammu and Kashmir Bank branch in Marhama village near Sangam in southern Anantnag district.

Three men carrying guns, police and bank officials said, entered the bank in the afternoon and decamped with the cash.

"The gun men without wearing masks pointed their guns towards the bank officials and took along the cash lying on the cash counter," officials and local sources said.

Police had registered a case into the incident and initiated investigations.

Soon after the incident police and army men reached the spot and started searches to locate the gunmen who looted the bank.

A police officer in the area who is not authorised to speak to press blamed the militants for looting the bank.

"It is clear that militants are involved in bank robbery but we are investigating the militants who robbed the bank belonged to which outfit," police official said.

There have been several incidents of bank robbery since earlier this year.

The bank authorities after the bank robbery incidents had stopped cash transactions at several branches in Pulwama and Shopian districts.


News Updated at : Friday, October 13, 2017
 
Comment on this Story 

 
 
Top Stories of the Day  
Incidents aimed at undermining dignity of women: Mehbooba
SRINAGAR, Oct 12: Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti today said the braid-chopping incidents are an attempt to undermine the dignity of women in the state. “Braid chopping incidents are attempts to create mass hysteria and undermine the dignity of the women in the state,”she wrote on Twitter. Mehbooba added that the government will ensure that motives behind these attacks are found. “Government will ensure steps are taken to find the motives behind these attacks,” she said, in another tweet.
> Shutdown in Hajin, Shopian over militant killing
> Protest by KCSDS against braid chopping
> 2 girls injured in Pulwama blast
> Gunmen loot Rs 5 lakh from bank
> Women’s commission to police: Seek cooperation of people against braid chopping
 
 
Other Stories from Web  
 
 
 
Find us on
 
 
Weather Report
 
Shridev Sharma
 
Mata Vaishnodevi | Matavaishnodevi | Mata Vaishno Devi
 
Electric Blanket | Electric Bed Warmers | Electric Under Blankets | Electric Heating Blanket
 
 
 
Web Design Jammu, Web Design Company, Ideogram Jammu
 
 
Home | Contact Us | Kashmir Times | Kashmir Times E-Paper - Jammu | Kashmir Times E-Paper - Srinagar | Dainik Kashmir Times | Jammu Prabhat
Copyright 2013 Kashmir Times Group. All rights reserved. Powered by Ideogram Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd.