Greater Noida: Two motorcycle-borne robbers snatched a labourer’s purse in Greater Noida on Tuesday night, only to find that it contained 500 rupee notes.

Vikas Kumar, who works at a construction site in Greater Noida, said he was walking from the site to the bus stop when two robbers rode towards him and snatched his purse.

“I was walking from the site towards the bus stand when two bike-borne men rode towards me. They snatched my purse and fled,” he said.

The frustrated robbers then returned the money to the victim but slapped him for not keeping 100 rupee notes, the Times of India reported.

“They came back and threw the purse at me. Then they slapped me and said I should have carried money in Rs 100 notes,” the vicitm said.