HUBBALLI: The Hubballi Town Police have arrested two men involved in the jewellery theft at Kalyan Jewellers in the city.
The arrested have been identified as Viraktananda Katagi of Ashok Nagar in Hubballi and Shrikant Karanth of Gadag.
The duo had gone to the Kalyan Jewellers outlet on Railway Station Road in the city pretending to be customers. They then stole 59 grams gold jewellery worth Rs 4 lakh by diverting the attention of the salesman.
According to police, the arrested accused had theft jewellery from Kalyan Jewellers in Belagavi and Davangeri apart from Hubballi outlet.
The police are investigating the matter further.