A financial institution theft try was foiled in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir and one particular person with a toy pistol was arrested, police mentioned on Friday.
Police in Kulgam arrested a person for making an attempt to rob J&Ok Financial institution at Yaripora within the south Kashmir district, a police spokesman mentioned.
He mentioned a toy pistol was additionally seized from the arrested particular person by the police.
Giving particulars of the incident, the spokesman mentioned, police obtained a misery name on Thursday night time from J&Ok Financial institution in Yaripora that an individual, pointing his pistol at a personal safety personnel, was threatening him to open the gates of the financial institution department.
Performing swiftly, a police celebration rushed to the spot, he mentioned.
In the meantime, the spokesman mentioned the alert safety guards of the financial institution department caught maintain of the particular person and snatched the toy pistol from his possession.
The particular person has been arrested and a case has been registered, he mentioned.
The spokesman mentioned the bravery and dedication by the safety guards of J&Ok Financial institution, Yaripora and immediate motion by Kulgam police foiled the financial institution theft try.
The police applauded the bravery and dedication of the personal safety guards deployed on the financial institution, he mentioned.
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