Two flats burgled in Vasco


Barely a day after a major burglary in two flats at Mapusa, ornaments and cash worth Rs 1.5 lakh were stolen from two different apartments at Vasco in broad daylight on Wednesday.
According to Vasco Police, the burglars broke open the flat belonging to Lavu Sawant on the fifth floor at Sharon Enclave Cooperative Housing Society, near Vaddem Lake, at about 11.30 am.
The burglars entered the flat, ransacked the cupboards and decamped with two sets of gold earrings, four wrist watches and cash of Rs 13,000, all worth Rs 50,000.
In the second incident, burglars broke open the flat of Arti D Nasik on the second floor of Helena Apartments Vasco between 12.30 pm and 1.30 pm and stole three sets of gold earrings, one silver ring and cash of Rs 5,000, all worth Rs 1 lakh.
Police said the burglars also ransacked three cupboards in the flat.
Vasco Police has registered an offence against unknown persons and police is investigating the case. [H]