Islamabad: Robbers shoot, hurt official
ISLAMABAD: An official of Mineral Development Council was shot and injured by robbers in the Industrial Area on Tuesday.
Police said Mohammad Akhtar, a superintendent, was returning to his Dhoke Hassu house on foot from office when two motorcycle riders intercepted him at I-9/4.
The bandits asked him to hand over the valuables and cash but he put up resistance and tried to run away.
As a result, one of the robbers opened fire at him. A bullet hit him in the leg after which the robbers snatched valuables and cash from him and escaped. Later, the injured was shifted to hospital where his condition was stable.