Photos: Spoorthi Ullal
Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru (SP)
Mangaluru, November 25: The police returned to their true owners valuables worth Rs 2.9 crore which were stolen under the jurisdiction of the city police station and which were found during the investigation. This was done on Thursday, November 25 after obtaining court clearance.
Gold ornaments, vehicles, cell phones, laptops and other items stolen or burgled in the courts of different police stations were returned to their owners. Dakshina Kannada District Deputy Commissioner Dr Rajendra KV attended as the main guest. Town Police Commissioner N Shashi Kumar, Deputy Police Commissioner Hariram Shankar, BP Dinesh Kumar and others were present.
Hundreds of people who had lost their ornaments and other things and had lost hope of finding them, felt a sense of gratitude towards the police and thanked them. A motorcycle that had been in an accident during the period when insurance was not in fashion, and in which two had died, has been put up for auction. Police have attempted to stress that vehicles not covered by insurance should never be used.