Jewelry value lakhs and Rs 50,000 in money had been burgled from a home close to Kolkata on Saturday after many of the relations needed to be admitted to the hospital with COVID-19, police stated.
The incident occurred within the early hours in South 24 Paraganas district’s Pujali space, they stated.
4 family members are in hospital after they examined optimistic for COVID-19, police stated.
They had been examined and located to be optimistic after a member of the household died of the illness not too long ago, a senior police officer stated.
A girl and youngster had been on the home when the incident came about, he stated, including that they had been asleep.
The lady observed the housebreaking after she wakened within the morning, he stated.
The burglars broke in and decamped with golden ornaments value a number of lakhs and Rs 50,000 in money from the home, the officer stated.
Locals alleged that regardless of the world being declared a containment zone there was no police patrolling.
Police stated an investigation has been began and efforts are on to nab these behind the incident.
An identical incident occurred at a home in the identical space a number of days again after all of the members of that household had been taken to a quarantine centre.
“We’re checking the modus operandi of the gang concerned within the incident and hope to trace them quickly,” the officer stated.
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