An elderly man has been robbed of Rs. 400,000 that he withdrew from a bank in Nuwakot on Tuesday.
According to the District Police Office, Nuwakot, an unidentified man snatched a bag that 63-year-old Harka Bahadur Tamang was carrying and escaped.
Tamang, who hails from Khadku, Dandagaun-7 of Rasuwa, was about to get on a bus after withdrawing the money from the Nepal Bangladesh Bank at Battar when he was targetted by the robber.
Police said the incident occurred at around 11:30 am today.
A manhunt to nab the culprit has already been launched, police said.