Tanda: Two robbers robbed a man on Tanda-Sri Hargobindpur road but they were arrested by the Tanda police within few hours of the crime. The man was taking home Rs. 3.78 Lakh from Tanda which was robbed by the robbers. An FIR has been lodged against both the robbers at Tanda police station.
As per information received, Parsan Singh s/o Kartar Singh r/0 Rara in his statement to the police stated that he was going back to his village Rara from Tanda with Rs. 3.78 Lakh. He said that when he reached near village Bains Awan, 2 youths came on a bike and they tried to snatch the money from him which he kept in the pocket of his pants (Pajama). He said that they robbed Rs. 3.78 Lakh from him and fled away.
Parsan Singh said that he recognized one of the robbers Lakhwinder Singh s/o Balbir Singh r/o Salempur.
Later, the police arrested both the robbers. The other robber has been identified as Jaspal Singh alias Happy s/o Bahadur Singh r/o Salempur.
An FIR has been lodged against them under section 382 of IPC. They were produced in the court today.