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Three houses were burgled in the city on Sunday night and miscreants decamped with Rs 14.5 lakh worth 58 sovereigns of jewels and Rs 2.55 lakh in cash and valuables.
The stolen crowns, which had belonged to King Karl IX and his wife Queen Christina, were made of gold, pearls and precious stones.
Three days after 57 sovereigns of jewels were stolen from a jewellery shop in Anna Nagar, the police on Sunday arrested an employee and recovered 54 sovereigns from him.
Speaking to newsmen here, Siva Swamy said that the padayatra is scheduled to start on July 29 after offering sari to Goddess Kanaka Durga in Vijayawada and conclude in Tirupati on August 12.
12 models pose at 12 historic locations in the city for ‘Saahithya — A Madras Story’. Conceptualised by two city girls living in the US, it aims to celebrate Chennai.
The operation, intended to ensure the priceless gems did not fall into Nazi hands, was ordered by Queen Elizabeth II's father, king George VI.