Mysooru: As bonding with neighbours is becoming a passe in cities, people have their own way to drop the key for safety after locking their houses. A woman here kept the key in slipper stand outside the house, before stepping out. The burglars took note and cleaned the almirahs in the house and ran away with Rs 1.2 lakh worth valuables.
Rajamma of ‘M’ block in Kuvempunagar went to her relative’s house to attend a ceremony on April 19 at 12 noon. She came back at 3.30 pm and collected the key from slipper stand. To her shock the rooms had been ransacked and a pair of earring, finger ring, ‘gold pendant’ and Rs 70,000 cash missing from the almirahs.
She lodged a complaint on April 23 at Kuvempunagar police station.
- Team Mysoorunews