Bike-borne miscreants snatch gold chain from woman

Bhubaneswar: Two bike-borne miscreants snatched a gold chain worth Rs 70,000 in broad daylight from a woman in Laxmisagar area in Bhubaneswar last night.

The woman has been identified as the wife of a city-based photojournalist, sources said.

According to available information, the incident took place when the woman was returning from her relative’s house and suddenly she realised that one of her earrings was missing. While searching in front of her house, two bike-borne men came and the pillion rider snatched away the victim’s gold chain.

The victim has lodged a complaint in this connection with Laxmi Sagar police and a probe is underway, sources in the police said.