Asansol: Excitement over theft at jewelry testing lab. The incident took place on Saturday night at Asansol Bazar, adjacent to GT Road, a stone’s throw away from Asansol South Police Station. The miscreants were reported to have entered the lab by cutting the grill window in the alley next to the lab in the dark of night. Owner Sanjay Satyaban has claimed that they have stolen jewelery worth Rs 25 lakh. He also alleged that the miscreants looted Rs 26,000 in cash from the lab and fled. Panic spread in the entire market area after the incident was reported on Sunday morning. The base has more than a hundred jewelry stores in and around the alley. Many are worried about the safety of the shops. Upon receiving the news, the police of Asansol South Police Station started investigation.
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