Bank robbers' tunnel
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India bank robbery: BBC shown inside thieves' tunnel

Indian police are hunting for thieves who tunnelled into a bank and fled with valuables worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.

The robbers dug a 40m (125ft) tunnel from a nearby house into the state-run Punjab National Bank in northern Haryana state.

They stole cash, jewellery and other items from the safes inside the bank.

The BBC's Sanjoy Majumder reports.

  • 30 Oct 2014
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