Barh, Feb 6 : Armed criminals looted Rs 8.76 lakhs from owner of a petrol pump near a Cinema hall under Barh police station area in Barh sub-division of Patna district late last night.
Police said here today that criminals travelling in a car intercepted vehicle of the petrol pump owner Phuleshwar Mahto near a cinema hall late last night while he was returning home from his petrol pump. Later, two motorcycle borne criminals also reached there and looted Rs 8.76 lakhs from him at gun point, police added.
"All the criminals managed to escape from the spot with looted cash after the incident, police said adding "Raids were being carried out to nab the criminals and recover looted cash from them", a case in this connection had been registered at concerned police station, police informed. (UNI)