Karachi: 101 lost their lives last week
KARACHI: A hundred-and-one persons lost their lives last week, of whom 50 were murdered, three were burnt to death, five committed suicide, five drowned, while 14 bodies were recovered and 24 died in accidents.
At least 1,664 robberies were committed. Over 1,046 were mobile phone were snatched or stolen, 91 cars, and 139 motorcycles were snatched.
Three-hundred-and-forty-nine People were robbed of valuables, including over 60 million rupees in monetary terms and other incidents of robberies in all. Three-hundred-and eighty-two cases of thefts were reported last week, in which 113 cars, 191 motorcycles were taken away from the different parts of the metropolis.
According to the police data, 328 miscreants were arrested and 331 articles were recovered.
Previous week: Some 103 persons lost their lives last week, of whom 49 were shot dead, 16 were murdered, three were burnt to death, three committed suicide, two drowned and 18 were died in accidents. Besides, 12 bodies were recovered from different areas.
At least 1,578 robberies were committed of which 1,012 were incidents of mobile phone snatching. Also, 84 cars and 133 motorcycles were snatched. People were robbed of valuables in 349 other incidents of robberies. Two-hundred-and-ninety-seven cases of thefts were reported last week, in which 87 cars, 162 motorcycles were taken away from different parts of the metropolis. According to police data, 134 miscreants were arrested and 153 articles were recovered.