KALYAN HOUSE ROBBED OF GOLD AND CASH WORTH `1LAKH

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KALYAN: A house in Kalyan was robbed of gold ornaments and cash worth Rs1.12 lakh as the fam­ily was vis­it­ing Gul­barga in Kar­nataka for the en­gage­ment of their daugh­ter. A case has been reg­is­tered at Bazar­peth po­lice sta­tion.

Ac­cord­ing to the po­lice, Namdev Jad­hav, who is in his early 40s, is a res­i­dent of Hire chawl in Shivaji Na­gar, Be­turkarpada, Kalyan (West). The rob­bery took place be­tween Mon­day and Tues­day night.

The rob­bers took away gold ornaments worth Rs62,000 and cash worth Rs50,000.

“The Jad­hav fam­ily was vis­it­ing Kar­nataka for the en­gage­ment of their daugh­ter on Wed­nes­day. Jad­hav had asked his sis­ter to keep a watch on the house,” said an of­fi­cer from Bazar­peth po­lice sta­tion.

“When Jad­hav’s sis­ter came to check the house on Tues­day, she found that the door locked was bro­ken and gold ornaments and cash were miss­ing from the house. We sus­pect the role of a lo­cal who may have kept a watch on the house. In­ves­ti­ga­tion is on,” said the of­fi­cer.

A case has been reg­is­tered un­der sec­tions 454 (lurk­ing house-tres­pass or house­break­ing in or­der to com­mit of­fence pun­ish­able with im­pris­on­ment), 457 (lurk­ing house­tres­pass or house-break­ing by night in or­der to com­mit of­fence pun­ish­able with im­pris­on­ment.) and 380 (theft in dwelling house) of the In­dian Pe­nal Code.

THE JAD­HAV FAM­ILY WAS VIS­IT­ING KAR­NATAKA FOR THE EN­GAGE­MENT OF THEIR DAUGH­TER ON WED­NES­DAY WHEN THE ROB­BERY HAP­PENED.

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