Ranchi: Armed criminals looted Rs 90 lakh from a bank in Jharkhand`s Deoghar district on Monday, police said.
According to police, a gang of eight unidentified criminals barged into United Bank of India (UBI) branch at the Azad roundabout in Deoghar, and took cash from the bank`s cash chest at gunpoint.
The criminals also looted cash from customers and also took away the CCTV footage when they fled.
The bank had opened on Monday after two-day holiday.
Police have launched operation to arrest the criminals.
In another incident, criminals looted Rs 3 lakh from a petrol pump from Chattarapur of Palamu district.