Robbers shoot dead truck driver on resistance
KARACHI: A truck driver lost his life Thursday as he resisted the robbers near Mai Dargah Shrine in Memon Goth Police Station limits, DawnNews reported.
According to police officials, Abdul Ghaffar, 45, was shot thrice by several unidentified robbers, who were looting cash and valuables after intercepting five trucks and three cars.
The victim received three bullets and was shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) where he died during treatment.
Following the incident, drivers and area people blocked the link road between Super Highway and National Highway and chanted slogans against police.
They demanded early arrest of the culprits involved in the incident.