Udupi, Nov 08, 2022: Thieves who entered the principal’s room of Malpe Government PU College stole medals and cash from the cupboard.
After classes, the rooms were locked on Saturday afternoon. The theft incident came to light when the rooms were opened on Monday morning.
According to the complaint, the thieves entered the Principal Room of the College by force opening the door. The lock of the cupboard was broken and gold medals weighing 10 grams and 5 grams were stolen along with Rs 5,100 cash.
The total worth of the stolen medals (including cash) is estimated to be Rs 75,100.
The thieves also tried to steal valuables in the High School Head Master’s office situated on the same premises. A case is registered at Malpe Police Station under IPC Section 393.