Darjeeling, January 4, 2013
Two groups of tourists were reportedly robbed on the night of New Year at the hotel they were staying.
Abhijit Chakraborty, a tourist from Kolkata along with his wife and kid were to check out today but at night there were reportedly robbed of a total of Rs. 50, 000 cash along with a handicam, ipod and a mobile phone.
Another tourist Abhay Singh from Howrah staying at the same hotel was reportedly robbed of Rs. 15,000.
Sources maintain that the latches of the windows of both the rooms were broken and working and it was probably from there that the thief had entered.
However, only one of them has lodged a complaint at the police station here with the police adding that investigation are on for the robbery.