Haldia: Chaos sparked at East Midnapore’s Ilashpur under the Bhagwanpur police area
over dacoity in a gold shop. The incident came into limelight on Friday morning. The dacoits had cut open the shutter of the shop and did the robbery.
Taman Samanta, owner of the shop, said, “Just like the other days, I closed my shop at Thursday night and went home. In the morning, I got the news that the shutter of the shop is open. On rushing to the shop I saw that the shop’s locker is open. The locker had several gold and silver jewelleries along with some cash. The miscreants ran away with all of it.”
Chaos spread in the area after the incident. A case has been filed at the Bhagwanpur police station. The police have started an investigation using the help of CCTV footages.
The businessmen have demanded strict security system from the police.