Noida: A group of armed men allegedly stopped a car on Noida Expressway and robbed Rs 1.15 crore from a trader's cashier today.
Bareilly resident Shailesh Aggarwal had sent his cashier Mohan Bhatt and driver Ibrahim to deliver consignment of silver to an Agra trader last night, police said.
According to the cops, after delivering the silver consignment, they were taking cash of Rs 1.15 crore for payment to Delhi trader via Yamuna Expressway.
The robbers caught up with their car on Noida-Greater Noida Expressway and forced them to halt the car. They took over the car at gun point and took them towards Surajpur, where they forced the duo to get out and robbed the cash, said police.
The duo have lodged FIR at sector 39 police station. Police said manhunt has been launched to nab the culprits, but till late evening robbers were not traceable.
Story First Published: March 13, 2013 23:21 IST