Thieves stole jewelry value lakhs of rupees from a store in Uttar Pradesh’s Meerut by digging a 10-foot tunnel via a drain.
When the proprietor of the jewelry showroom arrived on the store to open it for enterprise Tuesday morning, he seen a tunnel working via a drain and into the store. Based on the police, the thieves dismantled bricks and dirt from the drain’s weak boundary to enter the store.
Based on the police, the thieves ran away with jewelry value lakhs of rupees however the precise sum has not been ascertained but.
As information of the sensational theft unfold, Meerut Bullion Merchants Affiliation members reached the showroom to protest the regulation and order scenario within the metropolis. The merchants alleged that that is the fourth such incident of theft within the metropolis.
Two cops reached the showroom quickly after the commotion. The merchants refused to let the cops enter the store, demanding the presence of a senior official to probe this theft and several other others which have allegedly taken place in current weeks.
An investigation is underway to catch the robbers, the police mentioned.