Hyderabad: Thieves targeted a woman passenger traveling in a TSRTC bus and decamped with 20 tolas of gold at Rajendranagar here on Saturday.
According to the Rajendranagar police, the woman A Narmada, a resident of LB Nagar who was traveling alone took a bus to Aramgarh in Rajendranagar. From there, she had planned to take another bus to Wanaparthy, to attend a function.
“She was carrying the gold in a bag and was traveling alone. She got down from the bus and found that her bag was cut open with the gold missing,” police said.
Based on Narmada’s complaint, a case was booked and is being probed. Police are examining surveillance cameras from the crime spot, adding it was suspected that it could be the work of pickpockets who targeted crowded buses.