Bantwal: A gatecrasher who was loitering around a room used by women at a wedding hall located at Talapadi of B Muda village near here was noticed by some guests on the occasion.
He was taken to another room, given a dressing down and questioned. He admitted to have tried to snatch gold ornaments from women who were attending the function.
Since he confessed his plans honestly, he was allowed to go after being warned not to repeat such acts. The police here have advised the owners of all wedding venues to have CCTV surveillance installed. If suspicious-looking people or movements are noticed, they should be reported to the police immediately, they said.
However, surprisingly, no complaint about the incident in Talapady has been reported to the police.