The district police recovered stolen goods worth Rs. 58.32 lakh from accused persons in various offences, including theft and chain-snatching so far this year.
Superintendent of Police Sandeep Patil said here on Thursday that 465 gm of gold and ornaments worth Rs. 13.71 lakh, silver ornaments (Rs. 18,500), seven four-wheelers ( Rs. 17.53 lakh), 19 two-wheelers (Rs. 5.56 lakh), four computers and laptops (Rs. 1.2 lakh), 35 mobile handsets (Rs. 88,750).
Other valuables worth Rs. 1.28 lakh were recovered. They also recovered narcotic drugs worth Rs. 17.96 lakh.
The police had detected several cases of theft and chain-snatching at Malmaruti Police Station, Market and Camp police stations, besides Athani and Bailhongal, Mr. Patil added.