In a daring daylight strike,a 15-member gang robbed about Rs 1 crore being transported for loading in ATMs by a private agency in the city.
The gang members armed with logs waylaid the vehicle,broke the window panes and overpowered the gunman and two cash loaders when they were proceeding to load the currency notes in ATMs in R T Nagar locality,police said.
The culprits,who came in two vehicles,attacked the cash loaders and the gunman and escaped with about Rs 1 crore cash. The three received minor injuries and had been hospitalised,police said.
“However,we are to ascertain to exact amount from the bank authorities”,police said.