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SBI cashier, guard attacked, Rs 10 lakh looted

india Updated: Jun 23, 2009 15:19 IST

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Unidentified men shot at the cashier and guard of the State Bank of India and looted the chest (cash box) containing Rs 10 lakh, near the Gangoli-Kamalpur village in Ghazipur district.

The incident took place yesterday when the cash box was brought from the main branch of SBI at Mohammadabad to Kasimabad branch in a vehicle, with cashier Awdhesh Kumar and security guard Raj Narayan Yadav.

Six armed men on three motorcycles stopped the cash carrying vehicle and fired at the cashier, guard and driver, seriously injuring them, police said.

The condition of the three injured is serious, CMO Varanasi said.