Rs 10 lakh looted from Kashmir bank

It was the second bank robbery in Kashmir in a month after another bank robbery in central Kashmir's Budgam district.

Updated: Dec 08, 2016, 16:37 PM IST
Rs 10 lakh looted from Kashmir bank
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Srinagar: Gunmen stormed a bank in Kashmir's Pulwama district on Thursday and made away with Rs 10 lakh, a media report said.

Citing a police officer IANS reported that four to five gunmen entered the Aarihal village branch of J&K Bank and decamped with the cash.

The assailants had overpowered the staff and security.

A massive manhunt has been launched to nab the criminals, the report said.

Citing a police officer, IANS reported that four to five gunmen had entered the Aarihal village branch of J&K Bank and decamped with the cash.