Published On : Thu, Aug 10th, 2017

Booty worth Rs 2.82 lakh burgled from aged couple’s house in Jaripatka

Nagpur: House of an aged couple who had gone on a stroll at a park was struck by an unidentified miscreant and cash and other valuables worth Rs 2.82 lakh were stolen. The burglary occurred in Jaripatka police jurisdiction on Wednesday.

Shankarlal Dayaram Mulchandani (70), resident of Plot No. 1, 2, Riddhi Siddhi House, Kushi Nagar, along with wife went on a night walk at nearby Dayanand Park between 8.45 and 10.15 pm on Wednesday. At the same time, some unidentified miscreant(s) broke open the central lock of main door and gained entry into their house. The burglar(s) went to the bedroom and laid their hands on Rs 10,000 cash and gold-silver ornaments worth Rs 2.72 lakh kept in a wooden cupboard.

Jaripatka API V S Bahadule registered a case against the unidentified burglar(s) under Sections 457, 380 of the IPC and searching for him or them.