Minor servant drugs family on 25th wedding anniversaryApril 18th, 2008 - 12:20 am ICT by admin
Ludhiana, April 17 (IANS) A family in this industrial city of Ludhiana is still to recover from their trauma after their minor domestic help drugged them on the occasion of their 25th wedding anniversary and later called his relatives to commit theft in the house. The servant and his accomplices decamped with over 850 grams of gold (85 tolas), a laptop, cash and other valuables.
But their run did not last long as a police party found them roaming in the Rakh Bagh locality. A search by the police led to the recovery of the valuables from their possession. All four of them were arrested.
It was only from the interrogation of the servant that the police came to know that they had drugged a family to commit the theft.
The police officials investigating the incident said the family of industrialist M.L. Sadana of Mall road area was yet to regain consciousness. They were admitted to a leading private hospital here.
Sadana and his wife, who celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary Wednesday, were drugged with their sons aged 22 and 17 years.
The minor servant, aged 12 years, from Nepal, had been employed by the family only 15 days back.