Shopian: Unidentified gunmen on Friday noon barged into the J&K Bank Branch in a Shopian village and looted Rs 75,850 in cash. They also decamped with the service rifle of the bank’s security guard, a bank official told Kashmir Reader.
The incident took place at Kapren village of Shopian district. The gunmen decamped with a 12-Bore service rifle after snatching it away from the bank’s security guard.
Soon after the incident, government forces launched a massive search operation in the area to nab the robbers, witnesses said.
A senior police officer said that a case in this regard had been registered and investigation started.