Sylhet – Muggers looted Tk 90 lakh of BRAC Bank Ltd in Lalabazar area of Dakkhin Surma upazila on Sunday afternoon.
Police said a gang of bandits, numbering 8/10, in two microbuses intercepted a microbus around 3:15pm when some employees of Barutkhana
branch of BRAC Bank were going to its Biswanath branch with the money.
Later, the hoodlums took away a sack containing Tk 90 lakh after taking the bank employees hostage at gunpoint.
The snatchers made away with the booty firing several gunshots.
Being informed, members of Sylhet Metropolitan Police visited the spot.
Police said they were investigating the matter. However, no one was arrested till filing of this report around 6:30pm. – UNB