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Couple robbed of chain at gunpoint on Delhi's Janpath Road

In a shocking incident, a couple was robbed of their chain at gunpoint on Delhi's Janpath Road in Cannaught Place on Friday morning.

Couple robbed of chain at gunpoint on Delhi's Janpath Road

New Delhi: In a shocking incident, a couple was robbed of their chain at gunpoint on Delhi's Janpath Road in Cannaught Place on Friday morning.

The incident took place at around 5:30 am in the morning when the couple was going to New Delhi Railway station on their scooty. Out of nowhere, two unidentified miscreants appeared on a white bike and aimed a gun at the couple, and snatched a chain from them. 

During the commotion, the couple's scooty fell on the woman, who got a severe fracture near her shoulder. The lady works in a well-reputed multi-national company in Gurugram. She is now receiving treatment at Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital in Delhi.

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An FIR was lodged and the police launched an investigation into the incident.

This is not the first incident of people robbed at gunpoint in the national capital. In July, 2019, a family of four, including two children were robbed of their valuables at gunpoint by three masked miscreants in Delhi's Model Town area.