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Puttur : Major burglary in doctor’s residence; valuables worth Rs 15 lakhs stolen

Puttur : Major burglary in doctor’s residence; valuables worth Rs 15 lakhs stolen

Mangalore Today News Network

Puttur, Jan 11, 2016: Thieves who broke into the house of Puttur’s well-known physician Dr K Suresh Putturaya  have decamped with cash and valuables worth Rs 15 lakhs on January 9, Saturday night.  



Dr Putturaya and his wife Dr Asha were away in Mangaluru when the theft occurred and  came  to light when the housemaid arrived as usual on Sunday morning. She immediately intimated her employers.     

The thieves had broken open the side door of the house leading to the doctor’s clinic for patients visiting his residence. They had then  forced open the wardrobe and stole the cash and gold.

 Senior police officials including ASP SB Rishyant, Inspector  Mahesh Prasad and others visited the spot . A dog squad and finger print experts too were pressed in to service.

This is the second theft in Puttur town in the past one week period. Six days ago, thieves had burgled a house at Parladka and decamped with cash and gold.                                                                              

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Manish Bhai, Mumbai Mon, January-11-2016, 12:48

Being rich is also not safe in our country, the robbers have eye . They should be very cautious in every move. The police have to trace the culprits involved in the buglary of the doctor’s house.

Shrikesh M, Bagalkot Mon, January-11-2016, 12:08

The money the doctor squeezed from the patients stolen by the robbers. He He HEEEEEEEEEEE

Rajeshwari Singh, Punjab Sun, January-10-2016, 11:52

Work of some people who knew about the absence of the doctor’s family.The maids are ones who always know about the details of the owner.

Rajith S, Pune Sun, January-10-2016, 11:47

The thieves from Kundapur have targeted Puttur now-a days. Past two months there were a lot of theft in Kundapur.Police have to be very aler as the thieves are very smart.

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