CHENNAI: On Sunday night around 11 pm A woman about 43-year-old belonging of Avadi sustained severe injuries in a fall from a bike while struggling a chain-snatching attempt. The occurrence was reported at Porur along Maduravoyal-Tambaram bypass road here.
The victim was identified as R Valli, the woman with her husband was on its way back residence in Avadi Tank Factory after meeting Valli’s mother, who was undergoing treatment in Sri Ramachandra Medical College. Valli was riding a two-wheeler.
Two men on a motorcycle, who were following them, tried to snatch a chain from Valli.
She struggled the snatch and held on to her gold chain and she lost control of the two-wheeler as the snatchers continued pulling her chain. In her effort to hold on to gold chain her head hit against the two-wheeler and she fell on the road. As she started bleeding profusely, Seeing this, bystanders came to her rescue. Meanwhile, the thieves got on their bike and fled when few onlookers tried to grab them.
She was admitted to a hospital and the police registered the case they also collect the CCTV footage of nearby places and the hunt to arrest the accused is on.