The theft continued in the branch of State Bank of India located at Mahant Maniyari Chowk in Maniyari police station area of Muzaffarpur district. The watchman, showing his wisdom and courage, foiled the plans of the thieves. In the morning the police reached the bank and registered a case and started investigation. The police found three to four thieves in the CCTV camera footage.
According to the information received, Mahant tried to steal cash in SBI branch located at Maniyari Chowk. But when the watchman raised the noise, everyone ran away. Hearing the noise, people gathered from around. Police was informed. Patrol team reached the spot and investigated. Bank manager Rajesh Kumar reached the bank at around 12 noon. SHO Ajay Paswan also reached and started investigation again.
Thieves entered the market by climbing the boundary wall
The bank is inside a market. Thieves entered the market late night by climbing the boundary wall from behind. After this, three locks of the grill and shutter were cut. Then entered inside and broke the printer. A total of six locks including the paper room were hacked by the thieves. But, could not reach the strong room. The thieves kept roaming till the cashier’s counter and the branch manager’s chamber.
Seeing the thief inside the bank, the watchman made noise
Meanwhile, the watchman outside the market heard some noise. When he went inside and went to see, his senses were blown away after seeing the vicious ones in the bank. He was terrified of being alone. Still he came out hurriedly and started making noise. Hearing this, all the vicious ran away. During the escape, Khanti, Khurpi and Spade of the vicious were left there, which has been confiscated by the police.
FIR registered on the statement of branch manager
SHO Ajay Paswan said that an FIR has been registered after recording the statement of the branch manager. The branch manager said that the bank has a capacity to keep up to Rs 19 lakh. But, how much cash was lying in the chest. Refused to give this information. He said that it is the protocol of the bank. If you give information about the cash kept in the chest, then it will be a mess with security.
Attempted theft in SBI branch in Muzaffarpur, thieves broke the locks, then the watchman made noise and then…