Housewife Mridula Garg was walking home Tuesday morning after leaving her younger daughter in school when two men on a motorcycle accosted her in the posh Nehru Nagar area.
After snatching her chain, the criminals sped away.
The shocked woman developed uneasiness after returning home. She was rushed to a hospital where she died in the evening.
Said doctor Anil Bansal: "When she was brought here, she had low BP and was semi-conscious. She went into deep shock after what happened to her and suffered a cardiac arrest. She never responded to our treatment."
She was cremated on Wednesday morning.