Published On : Mon, May 27th, 2019

Housebreak in Pratap Nagar, booty worth Rs 9.30 lakh stolen


Nagpur: Some unidentified burglars sneaked into a middle aged man’s house in Priyadarshani Nagar between the intervening night of Sunday and Monday and decamped with cash Rs 6.5 lakh besides gold ornaments collectively of Rs 9.30 lakh. The incident reported under Pratap Nagar police station.

In his compliant a 52-year-old Prakash Munnalal Kanojiya, a resident of Plot. No. 112, Priyadarshani Nagar, near NIT Garden told cops that, on Sunday evening accompanied by his wife he had gone for a birthday celebration in Sadar and got back in the wee hours of Monday. However, in the meantime, some miscreants barged inside her house by breaking the latch of the main door and fled with the gold ornaments and cash kept in wooden almirah.

Based on the complaint lodged by a 52-year-old man, Pratapnagar police have booked the unidentified miscreants under Sections 457, 380 of the IPC and launched the manhunt.