Gangster Vicky Gounder to cops on Facebook: Not involved in recent heists
“I want to tell you all that I am not in any way involved in these two heists. The police are registering false cases against me,” read the FB post.punjab Updated: May 09, 2017 21:36 IST
A post on gangster Vicky Gounder’s Facebook page has gone viral in which he has accused Punjab Police of implicating him in Rs 1.33 crore in Banur heist and Rs 10 lakh loot from a bank in Muktsar.
“I want to tell you all that I am not in any way involved in these two heists. The police are registering false cases against me,” read the FB post. “We work only to eliminate our enemies and don’t keep our acts secret. Don’t defame as we are lions and don’t indulge in such things,” read Gounder’s the post, who also sought support of his followers on FB.
The post has got more than 1,000 likes and widely shared on the social networking site.
In a daring daylight robbery, armed men looted Rs1.33 crore from a van belonging to a private bank after firing at its driver in Banur near Rajpura on May 2.
Next day, six armed men with their faces covered looted Rs 10 lakh and 50-gm gold from a bank at Sarawan Bodla village under Lambi assembly segment in Muktsar. Sarwan Bodla is Gounder’s native village.
Gounder had fled the Nabha high-security jail in November last year.
First Published: May 09, 2017 21:27 IST