BANGALORE: Thieves broke into the residence of an event manager in HRBR Layout and made away with valuables and cash.
Deepak Singhal (40) was at a birthday party he was organising and returned home around 4.30 am on Monday to find his house burgled.
The thieves had broken open the lock on the front door and made away with 50 grams of gold and some cash. Silver articles were also stolen from an almirah.
As Singhal’s wife is out of town, the Banaswadi police are still confirming the amount of silver that was stolen.
52-yr-old Mason Run Over
A 52-year-old mason, identified as Joseph, died when he was run over by a tractor while he was crossing the Begur Main Road in Hongasandra around 9.30 pm on Sunday. Joseph, a native of Krishnagiri who had been living in the city for over 15 years, was returning home when the incident took place. He is survived by his wife.
Although the tractor driver is absconding, the police have seized the vehicle (Bellary registration), officials said.