Published On : Wed, Feb 19th, 2014

Jewellery worth Rs 1.7 lakhs and Rs 5000 in cash was stolen from couple travelling by auto

Nagpur News.

Jewellery worth one lakh seventy thousand and Rupees five thousand in cash was stolen from a couple who were travelling by an auto rickshaw.

This incident of theft occurred on February 18, 2014 at around 2:30 pm when the couple Devidas Tobre aged 61 years and his wife hailing from Samudrapur (Wardha) were travelling by an auto rickshaw which they hired from Ganeshpeth Main Bus Stand and were travelling to Sakardara Square.

Based on the complaint by Devidas Tobre, the Sakardhara Police Station has registered an offence against the other passengers. According to sources in police department Devidas Tobre reached Nagpur from Wardha at around 2:30 pm in the afternoon.

They hailed an auto rickshaw from Ganeshpeth Main Bus Stand and were travelling to Sakardara. Two other passengers were also seated in the auto rickshaw. Devidas Tobre had kept his bag in the rear of the seat of auto they were riding in. At Sakhardhara square, the couple i.e. Devidas Tobre and his wife alighted from the auto rickshaw and went to the brother’s house.

After reaching the house of his brother when the couple checked their bag, they lost their senses, since jewellery worth one lakh seventy thousand and Rupees five thousand in cash which was kept in the bag was stolen. Devidas rushed to Sakardhara Police Station and registered a case against unknown accused.

Devidas had expressed his suspicions on the auto rickshaw driver. Both the other co-passengers travelling with the couple could be friends of the Auto rickshaw driver. Devidas expressed his doubts and opined that only his co-passengers could have stolen the cash and jewellery from their bag.

Based on the complaint of Devidas Tobre, the police have registered a case against the Auto rickshaw driver and two other co-passengers and are investigating further.

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