Neighbourhood News Desk: Three bike-borne robbers gunned down a cash van guard and a cashier before taking away nearly Rs 12 lakh from the parked van in Narela on Thursday afternoon. Till evening, the police had not identified the two men. Police suspect they may have crossed over to neighbouring districts of Haryana. Incident comes days after a custodian and guard of a bank cash van were injured in Narela during a robbery bid.
Two deceased employees in Thursday’s incident were identified as Rajnikant (cashier), 50, and Prem Kumar (guard), 40. The two, along with driver Kailash Kumar, 27, were deployed with the cash van that was collecting money from liquor vends in Narela area. According to the police, the three men struck at around 2.30 pm outside a wine shop in DSIIDC Narela. Investigators are also scanning the CCTV footage’s to find out if the victims were being followed along the routes.