In two separate incidents of chain snatching in Chandigarh on Wednesday morning,elderly women were robbed of their gold chains by motorcycle-borne miscreants when they were out on morning walks.
Banmati Madoh (65),a resident of Sector 38,Chandigarh,was walking towards her residence at around 6.15 am when two men on a motorcycle snatched her gold chain and sped away. An eye witness said the accused were on a black Pulsar bearing registration number of Haryana. A case has been registered at the Sector-39 police station.
In another case,a 60-year-old woman,who had gone on her morning walk with her sister and husband near her residence in Sector 8,was robbed.
Two men on a motorcycle fled with her chain when her husband was a little distance away from the women. Details of the bikes make and registration could not be noted.
A case has been registered at the Sector-3 Police Station. Both the cases are being investigated.