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SALEM: A total of 23 sovereigns of gold jewellery and Rs. 50,000 in cash were reported stolen from the house of a businessman, here on Monday.

Police said that the house owner Rathnavel (55), who was staying in a flat in Sevvapet area in the city, had been away for two days after locking his house.

When he returned on Monday, he saw the door broken and the valuables missing. Sevvapet police have registered a case.

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