A man was on Saturday robbed of Rs.5 lakh and some documents by four unidentified armed persons at Samip Chowk here, police said.

“Manpreet Singh, a resident of Sector—21 A was looted by the gang of four when he was standing near his parked car at Samip Chowk. Threatening him for his life the looters broke the glass of the car and fled with Rs.5 lakh cash and documents,” a police spokesperson said.

Police have registered a complaint and are trying to nab the robbers.

In another incident, police have registered an FIR against a youth for threatening his boss after he was asked to return some important papers and an office laptop.

Ramesh Das, owner of gas agency here, in his complaint said Navdeep Kishore threatened him with dire consequences when asked to return laptop and some documents. Kishore is absconding, the spokesperson said. PTI