Rajkot: Thieves targeted a locked house in Gitanjali Park near Anandnagar Colony on Kotharia Road in Rajkot and escaped with silver, gold and diamond jewellery, worth Rs 20.62 lakh, and Rs 40,000 in cash on Saturday. The complaint was lodged on Sunday.
Kishor Parsana owns a steel factory in Patelnagar locality of Rajkot. Kishor told the police that the break-in was committed when he was away to his factory and his daughter Priyanka had gone to her coaching class and his wife Sharda had been away to Somnath.
Police said the thieves had gained entree into the house through balcony by climbing on the balcony of the attached house.