STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Cook Arrested for Stealing Jewellery, Cash

Published: 30th April 2016 06:30 AM  |   Last Updated: 30th April 2016 06:30 AM   |  A+A-

HYDERABAD:  A 21-year-old male cook, who committed a theft of gold and diamonds, was arrested by the SR Nagar police on Friday. Police seized stolen property worth `10 lakh from him.  The cook, Shivanath Mukiya is from Rajamanni village in Berole mandal of Bihar.

As per police, Lakshminarayana Timwala (64), a resident of Balkampet, lodged a complaint with the police on April 19, stating that on April 18, he, along with his family members, had gone to Taj Krishna Hotel to attend a function after  locking the main door of the house and asked Mukiya to guard the house. On their  return, the family found that their gold ornaments, diamonds and cash were missing and the servant was absconding. 

During investigation, police found that the accused had committed a theft in Banjara Hills in 2014. He also committed thefts in  Saifabad and Marredpally areas.

Since January this year he had been working as a cook in the house of Lakshminarayana. He made duplicate keys to all doors and  cupboards and had been waiting for an opportunity. On April 18, he stole gold, diamonds and `2.50 lakh in cash, and absconded along with the duplicate keys. Mukiya was produced in court which sent him to judicial remand.

More from Hyderabad.

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

IPL_2020
flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp