Muggers have snatched Tk 500,000 from two women after opening fire on them in broad daylight at Uttara in the capital.Four men, riding on two motorcycles, opened fire on them in front of Jamuna Bank at Sector-3 on Sunday.
The bullet pierced through one hand of Shahana Kabir, 50, and hit the knee of her daughter Rezwana Karim, 28.
As soon as they fell on the ground, the muggers took away Tk 500,000 from their possession that they had withdrawn from the bank, said DMP Additional Deputy Commissioner Mohammad Yusuf Ali, quoting the victims.
The incident has been recorded in a CCTV camera. Police were trying to trace the culprits with the help of CCTV footage, Uttara West Police Station’s OC Ali Hossain said.