The bars were wrapped in a newspaper, and are estimated to be worth around 350 million won (approximately Rs 2 crore).
According to The Korea Times, as per South Korea's "lost articles act" law, the janitor could get to keep about 5 percent to 20 percent of the market price of the gold.
Police suspect that the original owner threw away the gold because he or she feared getting caught with it. So far, nobody has come to claim it. Click for more trending news
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