Two robbers who came on a two-wheeler injured a cashier of a gas agency in Wadi area and looted an amount of 12.57 lakhs from him.The incident took place on Monday morning. Siddharth Ramchandra Sukhadeve (59) has been working Gas agency at wadi for the past 40 years. He handles both the duties of manager and cashier.
The company has an account with UCO Bank at Tolani Chowk. Sukhdev himself handles the financial transactions on behalf of the agency. A large amount of money was collected at the agency’s office. Sukhdev left the office on a two-wheeler at 10:30 in the morning to deposit 12 lakh 57 thousand rupees in the bank. About two hundred meters away from the Gas Agency office, two bike-rider youths who came from behind warned Sukhdev to stop.
As there was money in the bag, Sukhdev ignored the young man and started moving forward. Then the young man sitting behind hit Sukhdev on the head with a stick. Sukhdev fell on the ground along with the bike. After that, the youth grabbed Sukhdev’s bag. the injured Sukhdev screamed, but the criminals ran away.
After getting information about the incident, Based on the CCTV footage installed in the Tolani Chowk complex, the police are searching for the culprits.