Bengaluru. A 45-year-old woman was robbed by three men in Bytarayanapura suburb of Bengaluru, Karnataka.
The accused threatened and robbed her on the pretext of drinking water and fled from the house with valuables worth Rs 4 lakh.
The incident took place when Vasantha, the woman was occupied in her chores. The accused entered the house on the pretext of drinking water.
When the woman turned around to fetch water from the kitchen, the accused bolted the door from inside and pulled a knife to threaten Vasantha.
The woman was taken hostage, and gold and silver valuables were picked.