23 Dec. 03 : A sum of Rs. 60,000 has been snatched today at
2:00 pm from Shri Benu Bauri a voluntary retired man from Durgapur
Steel Plant of Pardo village, B-Zone, Durgapur. Shri Bauri was
taking the amount to deposit the same to Durgapur Peoples' Co-opr.
Bank from where the same was stolen from the basket of his
motorcycle (Regn No . WB 48 1119).
"This kind of incidents has become a regular among the
criminals where the target is mainly the old retired personnel of
the different factories around this industrial city" reported
the local residents. "My entire life's saving was gone in a
flash" said a weeping Mr Bauri when contacted by our
correspondent just after the incident.