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CHENNAI: Cash to the tune of Rs.1.5 lakh was reported stolen from the handbag of a bus passenger at Mylapore on Sunday.

According to the police, Hanumantha Reddy and Suryakala of Karnataka had come to see their daughter, a software engineer with a private firm at Sholinganallur.

On Sunday, the couple took a bus from Thiruvanmiyur to Mylapore.

On reaching there, Mr. Reddy realised that his handbag had been prised open and the cash was missing.

The Mylapore police are investigating.

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