Unidentified miscreants on Thursday stole two bags containing Rs 2 lakh cash and jewellery worth Rs 2.5 lakh during a wedding at 32nd Milestone on NH 8, police said.
Both the bags belonged to an industrialist, who had come to 32nd Milestone to attend a marriage ceremony.
During the function, he had kept his two bags on a table.
After some time, he went to retrieve his bags, but found them to be missing from the table.
The theft created quite a chaos at the wedding ceremony. After a long search that went in vain, a complaint was filed with the police.
According to Civil Lines police, the two bags belonged to Vikarm, a resident of Sector 4,
"We are investigating the case," said Jaypal Singh, sub-inspector at the Civil Lines police station.
Robbers flee with truck
Two youngsters on Friday robbed a man of his truck loaded with iron plates near Sirhaul toll plaza. According to police, the truck driver was returning from Biwadi (Rajasthan) to Wazirpur (Delhi) when two men posing as sales tax officials got inside the vehicle. They kept the driver at gunpoint and robbed him of the truck after paying the toll. HTC