Hyderabad: Burglars attempted a vain bid to loot a State Bank of India (SBI) branch at Hydernagar under Kukatpally police limits. Unidentified men broke open shutter lock of the bank on Tuesday night and gained entry into it.

However, the they failed to open the lockers inside the bank. By the time, a security alarm rang and the thieves fled the place.

On Wednesday, the bank staff came to the office only to see the shutters open. They alerted the police and lodged a complaint. The police are searching CCTV footage to nab the offenders. A case has been registered in this regard.