Nagpur: In an audacious incident, two robbers burst into the house in a posh and busy area of the city and looted an elderly woman of her gold chain after gagging her mouth. The daylight robbery was reported from Dhantoli area on Thursday. No arrests have been made in the case. Ironically, the spot is always crowded as a reputed hospital is situated there.
The victim, Jyotsana Pratap Sathe (68), resident of ‘Sathe Nivas,’ opposite Get Well Hospital, Dhantoli, was alone in her house. Around 3.30 pm on Thursday, two unidentified criminals entered Jyotsana’s house and gagged her mouth forcibly. The two muggers then snatched a gold chain worth Rs 52,000 from the elderly woman and fled the spot before she could raise an alarm.
Dhantoli API Solanke, based on a complaint of Jyotsana, has registered an offence under Sections 452, 392, 34 of IPC and searching for them.