Ujjain: Thieves made away with goods worth over Rs 2 lakh from a Vikram University professor’s house in Mahananda Nagar on Saturday. Professor of English Rubal Verma was on a religious journey to Omkareshwar with family on Saturday. Taking advantage of the situation, thieves stole jewellery worth Rs 2 lakh and cash Rs 25,000.
The incident came to fore when professor and his family returned and found goods dispersed around and almirahs lying open. On being tipped-off police reached the spot and started investigation. According to police, thieves opened the main gate for entry and after committing crime closed the gate and fled.