Kozhikode: About 60 sovereign of gold was burgled from the house of Ashif, Chettakunnil House near Thalassery.
Police said that Ashif and his family returned home after a short holiday of two-days at their ancestral home that the stealing came to notice.
The thieves entered the house after breaking the window grille of the bedroom and escaped with all the gold that was kept inside the locker of the Almira. A cash has been registered at Thalassery town police station.
A gang had newly started theft operations meant at locked houses within the town limit and the police have now started the search to identify the persons involved in the crime.