Two Indians arrested for stealing jewellery in Lanka
Last Updated: Thursday, March 03, 2011, 15:20
Colombo: Two Indians posing themselves as Hindu priests in Sri Lanka were arrested with gold jewellery worth Rs 9 lakhs, police said here on Thursday.

The two, aged between 24 and 25, were conducting poojas when one of their hosts complained that their jewellery has been stolen, officials at North Colombo police station at Grandpass said.

After an investigation, the gold jewellery worth Rs 900,000 were found from the two youths, they said.

The duo will be produced in the magistrate court at Hulftsdorp later today, police said.


First Published: Thursday, March 03, 2011, 15:20

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