Attempt to loot JK Bank cash van foiled in Shopian; says police

Shopian 07 Jun 2018

Police on Thursday claimed to have foiled an attempt to loot the Jammu and Kashmir Bank cash van in Shopian district of south Kashmir.

“Suspected militants opened fire upon the cash van at Chidipora area of Zainapora and tried to loot the money. The alert security guards foiled their attempt and the robbers fled away from the spot,” a police official told.

A manhunt has been launched to nab the attackers, the officer said.