Cashier And Security Guard Shot Dead At Badarpur Toll Plaza
A cashier and a security guard of a toll plaza were on Sunday shot dead by two assailants in a suspected robbery bid in southeast Delhi's Badarpur area.The bike-borne assailants opened fire at cashier Manmohan Singh Sharma (60) and guard Mahipal (50) in the wee hours at staff quarter near the toll collection centre in Badarpur. Both were rushed to a hospital where they succumbed to injuries. Preliminary investigation indicates that it was a case of Robbery gone wrong. Robbers shot the guard dead, loot Rs 1.5 cr from ATM loaders. During the firing, the locals raised an alarm and the police were informed. A case of murder has been registered and investigation is underway. Futhermore, the two employees were custodians of around Rs 2.50 crore cash collected at the toll plaza over a period, police said.