A businessman’s house at Saminathapuram in the city was allegedly burgled in the early hours of Tuesday.

The accused had reportedly

taken away 31 sovereigns of jewellery and Rs. 30,000 in

cash kept inside a cupboard.

Police sources said the crime

took place when the businessman, G. Subramani (45), was

at his industrial unit, and

his wife was away at Chennai.

The accused gained entry

nto the house by breaking

open the side door of the

house. The 15 Velampalayam police are investigating.

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