: Jewellery and cash were stolen from a house here on Monday night.

Fifty-eight sovereigns of gold ornaments, a diamond necklace and earrings, along with cash of Rs.1 lakh were stolen from a realtor’s residence on First Street at Bryant Nagar.

The theft came to light on Tuesday after a domestic help noticed the front door had been broken open.

D. Sundarsingh (52), complainant, and his family were away in Chennai on January 3, when the house was burgled, police said.

They returned home onTuesday morning. The Tuticorin south police filed a case.