Kolkata: The house of an aged couple in the heart of the city was robbed by dacoits in Santoshpur’s Modern Park area under Survey Park police station and looted cash and jewelry amounting to lakhs of rupees.
According to police, the couple was sleeping on Thursday night when the robbers climbed up the roof and entered the house. They entered two rooms of the house and looted jewelry and 25,000 cash and fled. The incident came into light in the morning when the couple found that iron rods, Knifes are scattered all over the floor and the almirah has been broken.
Police arrived at the spot after being informed about the incident. Police will be interrogating the local people and the masons working in the house. Tension has spread among the residents of the area following the incident.