₹75-L BANK THEFT IN KOLHAPUR, COPS CLUELESS
KOLHAPUR : Police are clueless about the robbery of cash and gold ornaments worth ₹75 lakh kept in a locker of a co-operative bank at Kale in Kolhapur. The robbery took place at midnight on Friday. Police suspect the involvement of an interstate gang after scrutinising CCTV footage and are interrogating labourers and vendors for further clues.
2 labour contractors cheat factory owner of ₹8L, held
KOLHAPUR: Two labour contractors, Deepak Raste and Chandrakant Awale, residents of Sangli, were booked on Saturday for allegedly cheating a factory owner of ₹8 lakh on the pretext of supplying workers to cut sugarcane. The supervisor, Maruti Jagar, lodged a police complaint against the contractors after they failed to supply workers.
85-year-old man dies in road accident at Kolhapur
KOLHAPUR: An 85-year-old man died on Saturday after being hit by an unidentified vehicle near Godulshiragaon in Kolhapur. The victim, identified as Raghunath Salokhe, had stepped out of his home to buy medicines and was on his way back when the accident happened. Police said he died on the spot.