Two killed in Karachi bus robbery
KARACHI: A 30-year-old woman and a 45-year-old man were killed and four others injured on Tuesday when at least three armed bandits opened fire in a bus after robbing it.
As reported in Dawn News, Police officials said that the late night incident took place in Landhi’s Majeed Colony when three armed men got on the bus of route D-7 and started robbing passengers of valuables.
“One of the passengers tried to overpower the bandits just as they were trying to get off the bus,” said an official at the Quaidabad police station.
“The other two bandits started firing directly at passengers, killing at least a woman and a man.” The bandits managed to escape under the cover of firing.
The deceased were identified as Gulshan Bano and Luqman Hakim while the injured included Atai Khan, Chang Feroz Bibi, Dost Mohammad and Habibur Rab.[google-map]