Expat's house robbed of Tk30 lakh valuables in Sylhet

Expat’s house robbed of Tk30 lakh valuables in Sylhet


Robbers looted valuables worth Tk30 lakh from the house of a Saudi expatriate at Palpur village in Chhatak upazila of Sunamganj district early Thursday.Sources said a gang of robbers, numbering 10/12, swooped on the house of Liton Mia, a Saudi expatriate, breaking open the lock of the main gate and kept the house inmates hostage at gunpoint in the dead of night.Later the bandits looted valuables, including 45 tolas of gold ornament, Tk6 lakh cash, Fixed Deposit Receipt (FDR) documents of Uttara and Southeast banks and two mobile phone sets and fled with the booty.Value of the looted items was estimated at Tk 30 lakh. Being informed, police rushed in and visited the spot. -UNB, Sylhet


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