Annadurai Raman, 43, and Tachana Moorthy Peromal, 29, were given jail sentences of up to 9 years and ordered to be given 12 strokes of the cane for robbing a currency exchange of $4.3 lakh in Singapore in 2014. These two Indian-origin men have been found guilty of robbery $4.3 lakh from a currency exchanger in Singapore in the year 2014.
In November 2014, they allegedly robbed Annadurai Raman, a permanent resident of Singapore and the Malaysian citizen Tachana Moorthy Peromal. As per reports, they along with six other abettors also robbed a person named Ali Yousouf Saiboo of two bags and two mobile phones. The bags were filled with around $430,000 Singaporean dollar, which comprised of the local as well as the foreign currencies.
The accused admitted to abetment by conspiring with 6 others to rob the victims. Annadurai was sentenced to 7 years in jail and 12 strokes, while Tachana was given 9 years in jail and a caning. Their accomplice Ravi Sandhira Sagaran, 28, had already been sentenced to 7 years jail and 12 strokes of the cane. However, the other accomplices are still at loose.