Gang robs truck, flees with cigarettes worth Rs 4.11 crore

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Gang robs truck, flees with cigarettes worth Rs 4.11 crore

As per the truck driver, two Sumo vans and a lorry followed the truck and later robbed it .

Robbers on Sunday entered into a truck and fled with cigarettes worth Rs 4.11 crores in Hyderabad.

The incident was reported under Hayathnagar police station of Rachakonda Commissionerate of the city in the morning where the truck driver Akhilesh Kumar Yadav, a native of Nawada in Bihar was robbed by a gang. The truck was heading to Tirupati.

As per the truck driver, two Sumo vans and a lorry followed the truck and later robbed it . Eight people boarded his truck's cabin, tied his hands and legs, and threatened to kill him.

Later, they dumped him and drove away the truck with the loaded cigarettes.

Based on the complaint, police launched a search operation and traced the empty truck in a deserted area. Investigations in the case are underway.

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