A businessman was robbed at gunpoint by three unidentified men last night at Patel Circle. The robbers snatched a bag containing Rs.60,000 cash from Mahendra Chittora, resident of Hiran Magri, Sector-4.
Mahendra, who is a distributor of consumer products, owns a company in the name of M.R Distributors Pvt.Ltd with his younger brother Narendra Chittora at Patel Circle.
According to Narendra, last night he left the workplace at around 10p.m while his brother Mahendra was still shutting down the office.
While Mahendra was busy locking the office doors a man approached him from behind and pointed gun on him. He snatched the bag from Mahendra and went towards other two men waiting on motorcycle. Before Mahendra could understand the situation, the trio fled away from the place.
The bag had two boxes, a tiffin and Rs.60000 cash as claimed by the brothers.
Mahendra rushed to a friend’s house situated nearby and informed about the incident. The police report was lodged today morning at Surajpole Police Station.