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Gold, revolver, Rs 10 lakh cash stolen from BJP leader Sonali Phogat's Haryana house

Though there were CCTV cameras in the house, the thieves took the digital video recorder (DVR) that contained footage, police said.

Published: 16th February 2021 03:36 PM  |   Last Updated: 16th February 2021 03:36 PM   |  A+A-

Haryana BJP candidate Sonali Phogat

Sonali Phogat (Photo | ANI)

By PTI

HISAR: Jewellery, a licensed revolver, Rs 10 lakh and other valuables were stolen from BJP leader Sonali Phogat's house here in Haryana, police said on Tuesday.

In her complaint, Phogat said that the theft took place when she was in Chandigarh.

Though there were CCTV cameras in the house, the thieves took the digital video recorder (DVR) that contained footage, police said.

HTM Station House Officer (SHO) Sukhjit said that the theft case is being probed.

Phogat in her complaint said on February 9, she went to Chandigarh after locking her house.

When she returned to Hisar on February 15, the locks were broken, police said.

Gold and silverware, a silver pot, Rs 10 lakh cash, jewellery, a .22 bore licensed pistol and eight cartridges were found missing from the house, they said.

Phogat had unsuccessfully contested the 2019 assembly polls from the Adampur seat against Congress leader Kuldeep Bishnoi, son of former Haryana chief minister, late Bhajan Lal.



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