Acting swiftly on the MP Jewellers robbery case, wherein the GS Road gold store was looted by 4 robbers on May 9 evening, police on May 10 arrested two alleged robbers along with the security guard of the showroom.

The robbery took place around 7 pm on May 9. The security guard reportedly took leave citing ill health. According to eyewitnesses, 4 robbers, wearing masks, entered the jewellery showroom and fired blank cartridges and threatened to shoot shop employees before decamping with 6-7 kg of gold worth almost Rs 21 crores.

MP Jewellers robbery case – The News Mill

Police said that one of the robbers has been identified as Ramesh alias Boga while the other robber was yet to be identified. The security guard – Prem Singh – was arrested from Hojai.

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