The police are searching for unidentified persons who looted 58 sovereign and Rs 11.6 lakh from two houses in Chengalpattu. Ramasubramani (35), a realtor from Adanur MG Nagar, had left for Puducherry with family a few days ago, but was unable to return due to the cyclone.
Chennai: On Friday night, the family returned home to find the back door broken and 30-sovereign gold and Rs 11 lakh kept in the locker burglary. The Guduvanchery police have registered a case and are trying to identify them. In another case, Ramamoorthy (46) of Rathinamangalam in Chengalpattu went to his native with family. When they returned on Saturday, they found the main door broken open and 28 sovereign jewels and Rs 60,000 stolen. The Thalambur police are investigating.