Thieves in PPE Snatch Rs.5 Cr Gold from Nashik ICICI Home Finance Locker
Thieves in PPE Snatch Rs.5 Cr Gold from Nashik ICICI Home Finance Locker

Gold worth Rs.5 crore was stolen from an ICICI Home Finance locker in Nashik, with the culprits donning PPE gear. This protective wear, once emblematic of healthcare, is now being misused for nefarious deeds. The heist, occurring overnight from Friday to Saturday, went unnoticed until the locker room was opened on Saturday evening.

The daring thieves, as captured by CCTV, saw two intruders breach the strong room while a third kept watch outside. Authorities, spurred by ICICI Home Finance officials, swiftly launched investigations, forming teams to track down the perpetrators. The stolen loot, comprising gold and valuables from 222 customers, tallies up to 1.34 kg of gold, valued at Rs.4.93 crore.

Police are combing through the footage to identify and apprehend the suspects, assuring the community of swift justice.
The brazen nature of the robbery has sent shockwaves through the community, highlighting the growing trend of criminals exploiting pandemic-related protective measures for their illicit gains. With the stolen valuables belonging to numerous customers, there is widespread concern and urgency to bring the perpetrators to justice swiftly. Authorities are urging anyone with information to come forward, emphasizing the collective effort needed to ensure safety and security for all.

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