Three member gang robbed home alone woman in Basaveshwaranagar escaped with Rs.1 Crore valuables

Pramesh S Jain & Yogesh K Porwar

A gang of three robbed a 52-year-old home alone  woman after barging into her house, gagged her before ransaking the house and made away with the valuables worth over Rs 1 crore on Tuesday.

The incident occurred at Gruhalakshmi Layout in Basaveshwara Nagar when Vigneshwari,  returned home from temple and the miad waiting for her left the house immediately .

As soon as she entered the house a group of three overpowered,gaged her and tied her hands and legs .

They threatened her with lethal weapons and made away with the Rs.1 crore worth gold valuables and Rs 10 lakh cash.

The victim’s husband,a chartered accountant, had gone to the office while her son had gone out to attend the college .

The victim managed to untie herself with the help of neighbours who informed the police .

The police rushed to the spot and conducted spot investigations.The police suspect the involvement of domestic help and efforts are on to trace her.

Three special teams has been formed under the leadership of ACP, Vijayanagar, Nanjundegowda,headed by PI,Yerriswamy and are working on it said a senior officer.