Mangalsutra snatched from woman at Sangolda

 

A woman from Sangolda was robbed of her mangalsutra by an unknown person riding a motorcycle on Monday afternoon.
 
According to a complaint lodged by the woman, Bindiya Poke, a resident of Sangolda, she was walking on a village road in the afternoon when a person riding a two-wheeler who looked like a Nepali came close to her and snatched her mangalsutra from around her neck and escaped from the scene before she could raise an alarm. The mangalsutra is worth around 1.2 lakh, she said.
 
Calangute police have registered an offence under Sections 356 and 379 of the Indian Penal Code and are conducting further investigations. [TOI]