Miscreants loot Rs 1.7 lakh from bank

Chaibasa (Jharkhand): Miscreants on Thursday looted Rs. 1.72 lakh from a nationalised bank in West Singhbhum district, police said.

Four gun-toting men, one wearing mask, entered the premises of Chitimiti branch of Canara Bank under Manjhari police station area and decamped with the booty.

The four, who arrived in two bikes, also took away the motorcycle of the Branch Manager of the bank Saluka Bandia before leaving.

Superintendent of Police A K Singh visited the bank following the incident and a massive hunt was launched.