Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor and her husband Anand Ahuja’s residence in New Delhi was burgled in February and cash, jewellery and other valuable items worth Rs24 million (Dh1.1 million) were stolen, it was officially learnt on Saturday.
Confirming the incident, Deputy Commissioner of Police (New Delhi district) Amrutha Guguloth said a complaint was lodged two months ago, on February 23, regarding theft at the residence of Harish Ahuja, the father-in-law of Sonam Kapoor, at Amrita Shergil Marg in Delhi.
DCP Guguloth said the complainant had noticed the robbery on February 11, however, reported the incident 12 days later on February 23 after which Delhi Police registered an FIR under section 381 (Theft by clerk or servant of property in possession of master) of the Indian Penal Code at the Tughlak Road police station and initiated an investigation into the case.
The senior official informed that police teams have been formed to probe the incident which are currently examining the evidence. “The investigation is still underway,” Guguloth added.
The Bollywood diva Kapoor and businessman Ahuja are expecting their first child together. They tied the knot in 2018.