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Cash, gold looted from trader in Jharkhand

IANS  |  Ranchi 

Unidentified criminals looted Rs 1.32 crore in cash and 4.5 kg of gold from a in district, police said on Sunday.

According to the police, was travelling to from on Saturday night in his vehicle when the criminals in another vehicle intercepted him in district.

The criminals forcefully entered Kumar's vehicle and drove it back to where he was asked to get down.

Kumar said he initially went to in to report the robbery but the police officials there refused to lodge an FIR on the ground that the incident had taken place in

On Sunday morning, Kumar came to and lodged an FIR.

have constituted two teams to probe the case. However, the police voiced suspicions over why Kumar was carrying such a large amount of cash and gold with him.

According to Kumar, he used to get jewellery made in and sell it in Bihar.



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First Published: Sun, April 15 2018. 19:02 IST