Nagpur: A woman was robbed of Rs 50000 cash while marketing in Gandhibagh area here on Wednesday afternoon.
A resident of Devri Sawangi, Hingna, Sakila Bano Arif Sayyed (50) boarded an auto and came to Tin Nal Square, Gandhibagh, for purchasing household goods and clothes. After reaching Namaskar Sari Centre, Sakila gave auto fare and entered the shop. As she opened her handbag, she found Rs 50,000 cash missing.
Either the money was stolen in the auto or some miscreants diverted her attention while she was paying auto fare and slyly removed the money.
Tehsil Woman PSI Puri has registered an offence under Section 379 of the IPC and is searching for the accused thief.