AIZAWL, Aug 9 - After a case of ATM robbery was filed in Kulikawn police station here, the police was quick to nab the sameday a suspect who confessed to committing the theft.
A complaint was filed in the police station on August 2 that SBI Mission Veng branch ATM was robbed during July 29-30 and Rs 20,73,500 was stolen, a police statement said today.
On the day itself, the police nabbed a 31-year-old man Hmingthanruala, a resident of Sihphir Neihbawih near Aizawl, on suspicion. During interrogation, the man confessed. The police recovered Rs 1,29,000 from the man�s car, and later Rs 17,45,000 from his mother�s farm in Sihphir. Rs 14,000 was recovered from his wife. The total recovered cash was Rs 18,88,000.
�The man has spent some money, and investigation is on to recover the remaining money,� the police said.