Published On : Wed, Sep 24th, 2014

Burglars decamp with booty Rs 1.43 lakh

Nagpur: In a house-breaking theft, burglars decamped with booty worth Rs 1.43 lakh under the jurisdiction of Kalamna police station. The theft took place between September 21 evening and Tuesday morning.

According to information, Sheikh Hanif Sheikh Mehboob (45) is a resident of Plot no. 46, behind Samrat Convent, Vaishnav Devi Nagar, Kamptee Road. Hanif had to attend a programme for which he locked his house and left on September 21. When he returned home on Tuesday morning, he was shocked to discover the broken lock. He rushed inside only to notice the missing silver and gold ornaments and Rs 20,000 cash collectively worth Rs 1.43 lakh.  He immediately informed Kalamna police who rushed to the spot.

Cops have registered an offence under Sections 454, 457, 380 of the IPC against the unidentified thieves and started their investigations.