Shashi Tharoor Congress leader and Lok Sabha MP’s Delhi home burgled, several idols and valuable with the gifted Gandhian glasses by Prime Minister were stolen by the thief. Early morning on Nov 29 the thief had entered the building and climbing the wall of the building they broke the front door of office room of Shashi Tharoor. Tharoor lives in Lodhi Estate in the well-guarded Lutyens’ Zone. Here all the ministers also have their bungalow’s.
After, Shashi Tharoor got to know of the incident, he immediately filed a FIR in at Tughlak Road police station. A case has been filed under IPC section 380/457 (burglary) in the police station. New Delhi district special staff and the Crime Branch with several teams of police officials are carrying the investigation on the robbery case.
Gandhian glasses, antique Nataraja idol, 12 small Ganesha idols, and 10 small Hanuman idols, all these antiques with other valuables stolen from Tharoor’s house.
Other than these other office valuables like twelve 32 gb pen drives and an internet dongle were also stolen. The Gandhian glasses gifted to him was for his involvement in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan by PM Modi.Questions on the security guards, workers at home, driver and around the residence question go like rapid fire on them by the police.
Tharoor has requested Delhi Police to take strict action against accused and increase patrolling around his residence. Alok Kumar, Chankyapuri subdivision’s ACP has reached the spot with his team and an investigation is taken under him. A forensic team is also checking on the fingerprints and footprints of the thief.