Nagpur: Kalamna police have launched a search for two con women who robbed an elderly woman of booty worth Rs 73,000 while travelling in an auto on Thursday afternoon.
A native of Kachurwadi, Ramtek, Kusum Sevakram Bawne (58), along with her son has come to city for attending a marriage. Kusum and her son boarded an auto in Kalamna area at 2.30 pm for going to a marriage hall in Manewada. Midway between Bhavani Mata Road and Hanuman Temple, the two con women, travelling in same auto, diverted attention of Kusum and pilfered her purse containing gold ornaments worth Rs 73,000. Immediately after stealing Kusum’s purse, the two accused women deboarded the auto and vanished from scene. Kusum came to know about theft when she reached the marriage hall.
Kalamna ASI Uike, acting of Kusum’s complaint, registered an offence under Sections 379, 34 of IPC and launched a search for the two women thieves.