Toba Tek Singh: Bank manager flees with Rs72m
TOBA TEK SINGH: The Pirmahal police on Tuesday registered a case against a bank manager who has allegedly disappeared with Rs72 million. The police, which registered a case on the complaint of Alfalah Bank’s Pirmahal Branch acting manager Muhammad Asim, said manager Syed Yaqub Shah Gilani along with a bank officer and cashier went to the National Bank of Pakistan’s local branch on April 27 to deposit Rs80 million. He deposited only Rs8 million and on return to his branch, pasted NBP receipt showing a deposit of Rs80 million by tampering with it, and disappeared, they said.
A Pirmahal police official said the police registered a case under sections 409 and 477 of PPC and referred the case to the Federal Investigation Agency. A source said the police had taken into custody Syed Afzal Gilani, a brother of the suspect, who also serves the same bank.