Jaunpur, May 27 (UNI) Unidentified miscreants today duped a motorcyclist and stole Rs 2.6 lakh from his possession.
Machlishehr's former MLA Lal Bahadur had sent his servant Lala Ram to withdraw Rs 2,60,000 from a rural bank.
After withdrawing money, Lala Ram went to a nearby shop to purchase some domestic item, police said.
Criminals, who were keeping an eye over him, broke open the dicke and fled with the money.
A case has been registered and investigations are on.
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