PONDA: A gold chain was snatched from the neck of an elderly woman at Rumane-Paniwada Borim on Wednesday evening.
The incident occurred when this old woman was returning to her home by walking along the pathway. Suddenly two people on a bike snatched the gold chain from her neck and ran away.
After grabbing the gold chain, both these thieves knocked her down and ran away.
Ponda police have informed about this matter. The police are investigating the matter.
Meanwhile, the citizens of Priol had come to Ponda police station and expressed their grievances to the police officers complaining that the gold chain and mangalsutra had been snatched from women’s necks for the past month and needed strict police patrolling.