A group of five armed robbers entered a courier firm in Vyara town of Tapi district on Saturday afternoon and looted cash and jewellery worth Rs 26.71 lakh after tying up the manager and a customer to a chair. The incident happened at Patel Arvind Kantilal Courier firm. Manager Umesh Vaghela said they beat him up and later tied him and a customer to a chair and snatched the locker keys at gunpoint. Tapi district superintendent of police Sharad Singhal,who visited the spot with a team,said,We have sent teams at exit points like the railway station and the state transport bus stand. We suspect an insider must have passed information to the robbers.
Written by Express News Service | Surat | Published: March 4, 2012 5:57 am