Patna: HDFC Bank has lodged an FIR against the Punjab National Bank for bungling with an amount of Rs7.90 crore.
The Exhibition Road branch of the private bank here had deposited Rs4.70 crore on 19 September and Rs4.90 crore on 21 October in PNB’s Exhibition Road branch but was given a receipt for only Rs1.70 crore, deputy superintendent of police Sanjay Singh said citing the complaint.
HDFC bank had informed the PNB about the lapses but the public sector bank did not heed it, bank sources said.
One person R K Narayan, a head clerk with PNB’s Exhibition road branch, had received the amount but Narayan has not been seen since 22 October, Singh said.
“HDFC bank has lodged an FIR against NUB under Sections 120B (Criminal Conspiracy) and 420 (Cheating) of IPC with Gandhi Maidan police station for bungling its amount,” Singh said.