Lahore: Robbers kill SNGPL employee
LAHORE: An employee of Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) was shot dead when he tried to resist a robbery in Sabzazar on Wednesday. Sajjad Khalid, 24, and a resident of 45B Hassan Town, was travelling on a motorcycle with his father on Wednesday when two robbers stopped them and stole their cash, cell phones and other valuables on gunpoint.
Sajjad tried to catch one of the robbers but his accomplice shot him and fled. Neighbours moved the injured to a nearby hospital where doctors later pronounced him dead. The body was handed over to the family after an autopsy. Police have started an investigation after registering a case on the complaint of the deceased’s father.