An attempt to rob the State Bank of Mysore was made on its Whites Road branch in Chennai.
A police official told The News Minute that the bank manager found that holes had been drilled into the wall of the bank.
Police suspect that the attempt happened on Sunday night.
The manager filed a complaint with the Anna Salai police station on Monday morning.
Police say that they are yet to examine the CCTV footage to find out who was behind the attempted robbery and at what time the incident took place.
The police official added that an investigation is underway and several people are being questioned.