Nagpur: Gold ornaments and cash collectivelly worth Rs 18 lakh were stolen from the house of a transport businessman in Nandanvan Police Station area.
The investigators are checking CCTV footage to identify the accused. According to police, Satyanarayan Darak (63), a resident of Hiwari Nagar, is having transport business, dairy farm and agriculture business on Amravati Road.
The family had gone to Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh to visit a place of his relatives on December 11. The thieves entered the house after breakingopen the latch of the front door and decamped with Rs eight lakh cash and gold ornaments.
The theft came to fore when the family returned home on Monday at 3 pm. The information was given to the police. The cops rushed to the spot and performed panchanama. An offence under provisions of Indian Penal Code was registered by Nandanvan police.