A Mumbai bank was robbed this evening and an employee was shot dead, police said. The horrifying incident was captured on surveillance cameras and the footage is currently under investigation.
The man who was shot dead was an outsourced employee of the Dahisar branch of the State Bank of India, officials said, adding that two robbers had targeted the bank; They escaped after the robbery.
The image shows two masked robbers inside the bank, and one of them is pointing a gun, presumably aimed at an employee.
Immediately after receiving the information, senior police officers Pravin Padwal and Vishal Thakur along with others arrived at this location.
In another incident reported from Delhi, a security guard in Chhatarpur was today assaulted by a man who was stopped for not wearing a mask.
Another theft that made headlines in Mumbai earlier this year was when a jewelry store was looted by four men in the Mira Nagar area within five minutes.
In 2017, during a bizarre robbery, a group of robbers dug a 25-foot tunnel to house lockers at a Baroda Bank branch in Navi Mumbai.