Sukkur: Villagers deprive of tractor, motorcycles
SUKKUR: Dacoits deprived three villagers of a tractor, two motorcycles, and four buffaloes in Pir Bux Manghra village near Mirpur Mathelo on Friday. A group of 20 armed men after barging in the homes of Ghous Bux Manghra, Ali Hassan Manghra and Sain Dad Manghra, overpowered inmates on gunpoint and made good their escape along with a tractor, two motorcycles and four buffaloes.
Police chased them after which firing from both sides ensued near Mir Pitafi village resulting in the arrest of Abdul Khaliq alias Khaliqoo in injured condition, while rest fled along with the loot, sans buffaloes.
Police claimed to have recovered a KK rifle and bullets from his possession. Later, the injured dacoit was admitted to the Civil Hospital, Mirpur Mathelo, but no case was registered till this report.