Amritsar, June 9
Three unidentified armed persons arrested another employee of a financial company of Rs 41,000 from Manawala region. The victim has been identified as Sukhpal Singh, a resident of Bhadaur, Barnala. He works at Satin Credit Care Network Limited Company having its branch at Jandiala Guru.
He told the police that he was collecting remittances from the village of Talwandi and that he was heading towards Manawala, when three armed people intercepted him. He said they snatched his bag containing money and a tablet. They fled to Manawala.
ASI Jagtar Singh, IO said an IPC Section 379-B case has been filed against unidentified persons in this regard. He said police were looking at CCTV cameras in the area for clues.
Previously, an employee of a financial company was looted by unidentified people near the border village of Nesta on Monday. The accused decamped with Rs 91,120, which the victim had received in installments in various villages.
Sukhminder told police he worked in the field at Bharat Financial Inclusion Limited. He said on Wednesday that he had collected the loan installments from Neshta village and as soon as he reached outside, three armed people came on bicycles and snatched the bag containing the money.
Meanwhile, two unidentified people snatched a scooter from Sumit Palta, a resident of Anand Avenue, outside his house on Wednesday.