Terrorists loot bank in Anantnag, J&K
Terrorists looted a ban at Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir. The terrorists robbed the bank at gun point reports stated. The amount of cash which has been stolen is still being ascertained.
On July 11 an attempt to rob a bank in Shopian was made. However the police had foiled that attempt. It may be recalled that the police had recently bust a Lashkar-e-Tayiba module which was involved in bank robberies. The police had also arrested a non-Kashmiri Hindu in connection with the case.
Terrorists resort to looting banks in the Valley to fund their operations. Such incidents had risen post the decision on demonetisation due to which terror groups faced a cash crunch.