Rs 7.5 lakh looted from Ludhiana petrol pump

Two scooter-borne miscreants allegedly looted Rs 7.5 lakh from a petrol pump located on the Ludhiana-Ferozepur road here, police said today.

PTI| Last Updated: Jul 13, 2014, 16:48 PM IST

Ludhiana: Two scooter-borne miscreants allegedly looted Rs 7.5 lakh from a petrol pump located on the Ludhiana-Ferozepur road here, police said today.

The accused reached the petrol pump at Aggar Nagar last night and attacked its manager, Bhagwan Singh, with sticks as he was on his way to deliver the day`s earnings to the owner, they said.
After attacking Singh, the miscreants snatched the bag and fled from the spot, police said. Singh has been admitted to a hospital, where he is undergoing treatment.
A case of robbery has been registered against the unidentified persons, police said, adding, efforts are on to nab the culprits.