Muggers snatched Tk 2.8 million after shooting a businessman on Sunday at Savar Bazar Raod, on the outskirts of the capital.
Quoting victim’s father Madhu Sudan Chakraborty, police said Mithun, a local businessman, along with his brother Shubha Chakraborty withdrew Tk 28 lakh from Savar branch Dutch-Bangla Bank on business purpose in the afternoon.
When they were going to their factory in Dakkhin Para area a group of muggers riding on three motorcycles intercepted the rickshaw carrying them and tried to snatch the bag containing the money from the businessman. Being resisted, the muggers shot him in his neck and stabbed him indiscriminately, leaving him critically injured.
Later, the muggers fled the scene hurriedly with the bag. The injured were rushed to Savar Enam Medical College Hospital. On information, police and RAB visited the spot, according to UNB. -Mithun