A miscreant snatched a bag from a doctor in sector 7 of Panchkula on Wednesday night.
Dr Prabdeep Sohi, resident of sector 7, has a clinic ‘Raviva Clinic’ in sector 17 D in Chandigarh. He had left his clinic around 7:40 pm with Rs 4.8 lakh cash and laptop in his bag. The moment he reached his house and got out of his car, one unidentified person snatched his bag.
According to the doctor, the miscreant was carrying a knife in his hand.
In the bag there was a laptop (Apple mac), a diary and a cash of around Rs 4.8 lakh.
The police said that as per the incident, it was snatching and a case was registered under section 379 A of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
“It happened in a moment. When I reached up to the gate of the house, my wife was standing there. The snatcher came from behind and snatched the bag. We ran after him. He crossed the road and someone was waiting for him in car. After that the police were called,” said Dr Sohi.