Dacoits beat up, loot passengers on National Highway
NAWABSHAH: Five dacoits looted a passenger coach on National Highway near Qazi Ahmed area on Wednesday. The dacoits got on the Hyderabad-bound coach from Moro. As the coach reached Qazi Ahmed town, the dacoits got hold of the driver and passengers at gunpoint and looted cash, jewellery, and other valuables.
The dacoits also beat up some of the passengers when they tried to offer resistance. The highwaymen got off the coach at Rein Shakh canal.
Later, the passengers staged a demonstration which led to the suspension of traffic for some time. The police reached on the spot, and assured the passengers that the culprits would be arrested after which the coach moved on towards its destination.