Gold, silver worth

Rs. 8 lakh stolen

In a day-light robbery, gold and silver worth Rs. 8 lakh and Rs.10,000 in cash were stolen from a house at Kothapeta town in the district on Thursday.

According to Circle-Inspector Ch. Rama Rao, the robbers gained entry into the house of Sk. Kalandar Sharif near Gowtami Merit School when the inmates were out of station. Mr. Sharif’s family left for Guntur for treatment of his son about a week ago.