Thanks to the timely ring of Alarm bell in State Bank of India (SBI) Kemmanayakkan Palayam branch near Annur in this district where, the attempt of thieves to rob Rs 18 lakh cash and gold ornaments from the lockers had failed in the early hours of Saturday.
Police said the thieves gained entry into the bank after broke open the main door and when they tried to open the lockers, the alarm sound created them panic who had later left the place.
Police also said after hearing the alarm sound, the neighbours and police too rushed to the spot. By the time, the thieves escaped.
We can able to identify the thieves from the CCTV cameras installed in the bank, police said, adding that we will soon arrest the culprits. (UNI)