PUNE: Gold ornaments and cash collectively worth Rs4.72 lakh, were stolen from 2 flats in Chikhali over the past 5 days.
The thefts were reported from Sharda Suman and Vighnaharta housing societies. In both the events, the suspects entered in the premises after breaking locks of unattended flats.
On 9 January, the suspects escaped with the gold and silver ornaments valued Rs2.33 lakh from flat of Siddheshwar Kore of Sharda Suman Society. The 2nd burglary was at a flat in Vighnaharta Society on 11 January. Mukta Jadhav said she found flat’s main lock broken when she returned home on Saturday night. “She said cash, gold and silver ornaments, collectively worth at Rs2.39 lakh, was missing from her cupboard,” police officer said.