Bilaspur. On Tuesday evening, three bike riders invaded Green Park Colony and took the wife of a textile businessman as a hostage in her home. They beat up the poor woman and then escaped after looting millions, including gold-silver jewellery and cash. Till late at night, the Police kept working to track the miscreants.
Additional SP Umesh Kashyap said that Manohar Advani, a resident of Green Park Colony, has a garment business. At 6:30 pm on Tuesday, his sixty-two-year-old wife Parvati Advani was alone at home. At around 7:30 pm, two youths invaded their and threatened to kill Mrs Advani, who was sleeping in the bedroom. They tied her hands and feet with electric wire and asked for the passkeys of the locker. After getting the keys, the miscreants opened the cupboards and searched the whole thing and after collecting the gold and silver jewellery and cash, escaped.
On hearing the cry of the old lady, when the relatives living nearby came to her house, they found Parvati Advani soaked in blood with her hands and feet bound. On receiving the information, husband Manohar Advani immediately reached home. The relatives also notified the Police about the incident. On receiving the information, additional SP Umesh Kashyap along with other gazetted officers and SHO Dalal reached the scene. The injured woman was admitted to CIMS for treatment. Civil line TI Shanip Ratre, Forensic Expert, Search Dog reached the spot and inspected the house. According to family members, three crooks came riding in two bikes. Two of them sneaked into the house and attacked the old lady and robbed them.
After the incident, top police officials reached the crime scene and questioned the housemates. The Police also scanned the CCTV footage of different houses in the colony. However, till late night the Police could not find any clue regarding the culprits.