A luxurious SUV owned by Congress chief Pankhuri Pathak was stolen on Wednesday night time whereas she was campaigning for subsequent week’s municipal elections in Delhi, she has mentioned.
CCTV footage of the incident confirmed a person breaking into the automobile by shattering the glass.
The thieves got here on a scooter and had been at it for greater than quarter-hour.
The police reached the spot and launched an investigation after Ms Pathak reported the incident herself
“Final night time, our Fortuner automobile was stolen from a fundamental street in Janakpuri. For half an hour, with none worry, the gang of thieves stored at it and making an attempt to open the automobile and steal it. The automobile was parked in entrance of the financial institution the place there are various banks in line, but the thieves simply stole the automobile,” Ms Pathak wrote on Twitter.
“Many individuals from Delhi are saying that theft of autos has turn out to be widespread in Delhi. If my automobile was stolen proper in entrance of Tihar Jail, you may think about what can be the situation of the remainder of town. Such open crime within the capital of the nation is shameful!” she added.