In a series of burglaries in the district, gold ornaments and silver articles worth over Rs 4.3 lakh have been stolen.

In one incident burglars broke into a house in Sangameshwar Nagar on Friday and escaped with articles worth Rs 2.4 lakh.

Police have formed special teams to arrest the burglars. People have been advised not to sleep outside at night. —Special Correspondent

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