New Delhi: A party in the area might have given the criminals behind ₹ 25 crore heist a simple access into the Delhi gems store, sources said on Tuesday. The burglary, which is supposed to be quite possibly of Delhi’s greatest heist in the new history, occurred at the Umrao Singh Gem specialists in the Bhogal region on Sunday night.
According to sources, the hoodlums entered the shop from a nearby house, whose door normally stays shut around evening time. Be that as it may, on Sunday night, the entryway was not shut as certain occupants at the primary floor were supposed to party.
Exploiting the open entryway, the looters went to the top of the house and afterward hopped onto the top of the gem dealer, which has no street behind it.
Police work force at the Umrao Singh Goldsmiths shop after adornments worth Rs 25 crore were taken from the shop
Police work force at the Umrao Singh Goldsmiths shop after adornments worth ₹ 25 crore were taken from the shop
Photograph Credit: PTI
To pull off the heist, the criminals disengaged the CCTV camera in the shop and made an opening into the storage where the trimmings were kept. They likewise got away with the adornments kept in plain view at the store.
The proprietor, who had locked the store on Sunday night, found about the burglary when he opened the display area on Tuesday morning, as his shop stayed shut on Monday.
It is thought that 4-5 individuals were behind the burglary.
It is likewise associated that a representative with the gem dealer, who was not coming to work for the beyond 15 days, may likewise be associated with the heist.