Jabalpur : A thief re-turned the booty stolen from a Jain temple in Balaghat along with an apology note, presumably after a change of heart. The note left by the thief says, ” I have made a mistake, please forgive me. ” Locals took out a procession and handed back the stolen items to the temple.
Several items of silver and brass were stolen from Shantinath Digam bar Jain temple situated in the Lamta area of Balagh at a town on October 24. Locals reported the matter to the police and a case was registered at the Kotwali police station.
However, after 4 days, the stolen items were found wrapped in a bag at a pit near a water supply tap in ward number 9 of the town . The bag not only contained the loot but also a note written on a piece of paper.