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Bantwal : Thieves steal valuables worth lakhs in daylight burglary

Mangalore Today News Network

Bantwal, Sep 11, 2019: In a broad daylight burglary, thieves  have  decamped with   valuables worth nearly Rs 7.75 lakh from the house of a surveyor at Kasba village  near SVS School in Bantwal  on September 10, Tuesday.

Theft.jThe house belonged to Lohith N.  The theft occurred at around noon when Lohith’s wife Veena was away for a short duration to purchase household  items. The thieves made their way into the house by  removing the cement sheet of an adjoining toilet. That Veena who had locked the cupboard had left the key nearby itself proved a boon to the thieves who  stole 224 grams of gold ornaments  and  over  1 kg  silver articles  other than Rs 7500 cash.

Senior police officials have visited the spot.