Lahore: Dacoits go on rampage
LAHORE: Dacoits continued their spree in the city on Sunday and deprived citizens of cash and valuables. Three armed motorcycle riders shot and wounded a citizen on resistance in Green Town police area. Victim Muhammad Akram, a resident of Green Town, was on his way back home when the three robbers robbed him of Rs 17,000. The victim offered resistance, upon which, a dacoit shot and injured him.
The injured was admitted to Jinnah Hospital where his condition was stated to be out of danger. In Subzazar area, two armed car riders snatched cash and a cell phone totally worth Rs 25,000 from Liaqat Ali, a resident of Mohalla Rashid Park, when he was at his fruit shop. In Nishtar Colony police area, an armed motorcycle rider snatched a cell phone from Mudassar Iqbal, a resident of Ferozpur Road.