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    Rs 40 Lakh Loot Case: 4 Held In Guwahati, Mastermind Still Absconding

    Guwahati Police arrested four persons for allegedly looting Rs 40 lakh from security agency personnel in front of the Fancy Bazar branch of the Federal Bank here on August 27th, 2019.

    Four persons including a driver and security guard of the VSL security agency were apprehended by the police. They have been identified as Tapas Bose, Jakir Rahman, Balram Kalita (driver) and Bhabesh Kalita (security guard).

    At present, the arrested persons are in the custody of Pan Bazaar police and will be produced before the court in the evening hours of August 28th, 2019. The mastermind of the heist is still absconding.

    The security agency personnel had withdrawn Rs 80 lakh from the Federal Bank to transfer it to the Induslnd Bank. When they were about to board the cash van, parked infront of the bank, four bike-borne robbers snatched the bag containing Rs 40 lakh.


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