Bhubaneswar, Nov 29: A maid was caught while stealing cash and other valuables from her employer's cupboard in Bhubaneswar. The incident has been reported from Jharpada Jagannath Nagar Road under Laxmisagar police limits in Bhubaneswar.
The maid has been identified as Mami Patra. Mami was hired as a cook by Bibhu Prasad Mahapatra with a monthly salary of Rs 4,000. Patra, who has been working since February at Mahapatra’s house, was close to the family. However, Mahapatra had around Rs 1 lakh cash at home for the ongoing renovation work of his house.
Mami, finding an opportunity, stole cash and looked for other valuables from the cupboard. The entire incident was recorded in CCTV. Based on the footage, Mahapatra lodged a written complaint against Mami Patra at Laxmi Sagar Police Station.