Ludhiana | Wife, helper rob elderly couple of gold, diamond rings

Jagdish said they were about to enter the clinic in Ludhiana after parking their scooter when a man and a woman attacked them. Before the couple could react, the accused overpowered them and took his gold ring and his wife’s diamond rings

An elderly couple had gold and diamond jewelery stolen by a woman and her aide near Fountain Chowk on Monday as they walked to a clinic.

The victims were identified as Jagdish Singh, 83, and his wife Surinder Kaur, 80, from Bhai Randhir Singh Nagar.

Jagdish said they were about to enter the clinic after parking their scooter when a man and a woman attacked them. Before the couple could react, the accused overpowered them and took his gold ring and his wife’s diamond rings.

Assistant Deputy Inspector (ASI) Avinash Rai, the investigator, said a case under Sections 379-B (kidnapping) and 34 (acts done by more than one person in pursuit of a common intent) of the Code Indian criminal has been recorded against unidentified people and police are scanning CCTV cameras for them.

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