Two employees of a garment trader were today robbed of Rs 33 lakh by criminals riding a motorcycle in Shakarpur area of East Delhi.
Police said that the two employees of garment trader Pramod in Gandhi Nagar area were returning on a Scooty when a bag containing Rs 33 lakh was snatched by the two robbers riding another motorcycle near Pushta Road in Shakarpur area around 4 PM.
The trader's employees -- Niraj and Devendra -- had gone for collection of dues from customers in Karol Bagh when the incident took place.
The employees claimed that they gave a chase to the robbers but they managed to speed away. Investigation is underway and efforts are being made to identify the robbers, a police officer said.
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