Rs 5 lakh looted in Jharkhand

Ranchi, Oct 27 (IANS) Two unidentified assailants riding a motorbike looted Rs 5 lakh from a trader’s employee in Jharkhand’s Giridih district on Thursday, police said.

According to police, Dileep Singh, a staff of Sanjay Store, was on his way to a shop after withdrawing money from the bank when two motorbike-borne assailants snatched the bag containing it from him.

The incident took place near Giridih court situated under Nagar police station of the district.

Police have launched an operation to nab the criminals.