Snatchers target man near Red Fort
New Delhi: Even the high security cover near Red Fort area could not avert a snatching incident where a man was attacked for his gold chain near Geeta Colony flyover.
The victim, Babinder Singh, who was returning from Chandni Chowk, told the police that around 7.30am, when he reached a little ahead of Shanti Van on his bike, two bikers wearing helmets waylaid him and signalled him to slow down. Suddenly, the person ridding pillion grabbed his chain and fled towards Geeta Colony in east Delhi. The victim suffered minor injuries in the incident.
Singh said both the men seemed to be in their 20s and had their faces covered. Police said several teams have been formed to track down the criminals. They are also scanning the CCTV footage of the area to zero in on the accused.