Rs 47,000 stolen from man in bank queue

Gurugram: People queue up outside a bank to withdraw cash in Gurugram on Wednesday. PTI Photo (PTI11_30_2016_000226B)

Muzaffarnagar: Nearly Rs 50,000 in cash were stolen from a man who was standing in a bank queue to deposit his old currency notes in Shamli district, police said today.

The victim, Satish Kumar, had gone to the bank to deposit Rs 47,000 in old currency notes when the money was stolen, a police official said.

In another incident, Rs 10,000 in new currency notes were stolen from a man who was returning after exchanging old currency notes from a bank in Morna town, the official said.