KATHMANDU: Two unidentified persons on Monday rendered Dankumari Chyamani (52) unconscious after offering her a soft drink laced with sedatives and made off with one tola of gold ring and half tola of gold chain from Sundhara.
The incident took place at around 5:30 pm yesterday.
They left her at Baluwatar in an unconscious condition.
Similarly, unidentified persons on a black motorbike snatched a gold chain weighing one tola from Narudevi Ojha (49) of Amargadhi municipality, Dadeldhura district currently residing at Thapagaun at around 2:30 yesterday.
The snatchers are on the run.
A manhunt for the culprits and further investigation into the incident is underway, police said.