About Rs.9 lakh in cash for loading in an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) of the Indian Overseas Bank at Iluppur, was robbed from two agents here on Wednesday.

The agents were proceeding by a two-wheeler from the bank’s branch in Pudukottai town to the ATM when a group of persons in a car intercepted them near the SIPCOT complex. After pushing the agents down, the men took away the cash and fled the scene. The incident occurred around 4 p.m.

The agents lodged a complaint with the police.

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