World's shortest woman Jyoti Amge's house had robbed of cash and jewelry worth ₹60,000 in Maharashtra's Nagpur on Tuesday, police said.
The robbery took place when the 25-year-old's family members came to Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport to receive her after locking the house. Amge is the world's shortest living woman with a height of 62.8 cm (2 ft 0.7 inch). Burglars decamped with cash and jewelry worth Rs 60,000 from the house.
Jyoti Amge (25) along with her mother and father had gone to the USA to attend a function. As she was arriving at the Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport in the wee hours, her brother Satish Amge and wife locked the house and went to receive Jyoti Amge and her parents.
Grabbing the opportunity, unidentified thieves entered her house after breaking open latch of the front door and made off with three gold rings and Rs 15,000 cash kept in the almirah, police said.
The family came to know about the theft when they returned home at 3.30 am and found the lock of the main gate broken.
The staff of the Nandanvan police station rushed to the spot after getting informed by the family about the theft. Police conducted panchanama (on-spot inspection) and registered a case.