Gunmen loot Rs 60 lakh from J&K Bank cash van in Shopian

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Unidentified gunmen looted Rs 60 lakh from a cash van in south Kashmir’s Shopian town on Thursday morning.

A police official said that at around half past 10am unidentified gunmen appeared outside one of the busiest branches of J&K Bank in Tak Mohalla, Shopian, and looted Rs 60 lakh from a cash van.

The cash, according to the official, was being taken for refilling an ATM when it was looted.