Unidentified criminals have allegedly snatched Tk 5 lakh after shooting a woman and her daughter in broad day light in the capital’s Uttara area on Sunday.
The injured victims are undergoing treatment at Apollo Hospital in the capital.
Confirming the matter to risingbd.com, Sub Inspector (SI) of Uttara Paschim Police Station Mohammad Ali said, “I am in the hospital. The injured are undergoing an operation. Details would be disclosed later.”
Quoting the locals, the SI said the snatchers came by two motorcycles and halted a car near Friends Club Field in Uttara, Sector 3. They fled the scene after shooting a woman and her daughter inside the car and grabbing Tk 5 lakh from them.
Police are investigating to find out the persons involved in the snatching, the SI added.