Peon breaks locker, escapes with 22.5 lakh


Kolkata: The peon of a real estate company fled away after robbing several lakhs of rupees from the locker of the office. The incident occurred in the office of the private real estate company at Salt Lake in Kolkata.

The company has claimed that nearly 22.5 lakh rupees were stolen from the locker. The peon, Mohammad Arshad Gaji broke the locker and took away the cash which was kept for official expenses.

Arshad used to stay in the office at night after day’s work. According to the company, 25 lakh rupees was withdrawn for some financial transaction of the company. Arshad fled away with 22.5 lakh rupees from the amount.

It has been known that Arshad is a resident of Madhyamgram. A complaint has been filed with Bidhan Nagar Police Commissionerate. Police have started an investigation into the incident.