A 70-year-old woman lost 30 sovereigns of gold jewellery on an MTC bus on Thursday.

According to the police, Saroja, a resident of K.K. Nagar, had been given 30 sovereigns of jewellery by her daughter for safe-keeping. On Thursday noon, Saroja boarded a bus at Kovilambakkam bus stop. She got down at T. Nagar and was heading home, when she checked her bag and realised the valuables were missing.

She then approached the Ashok Nagar police and lodged a complaint. “We have registered a case and are investigating,” said an officer.

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