Thu, Mar 19, 2015, 05:30 PM
Madhya Pradesh Finance Minister Jayant Malaiya and his wife were robbed on Thursday by a group of armed men in Jabalpur-Nizamuddin Express in Uttar Pradesh. The minister, who was travelling with his wife in first AC compartment of the train, was robbed of Rs.20,000 and a gold ring, as per sources. The incident took place near Kosi Kalan railway station. The minister's wife, Sudha Malaiya, said that the robbers ran into their coach and threatened to cut off their fingers if they protested. Three RPF personnel who were on duty on the train have also been suspended.