Lahore: Labourer shot dead by robbers
LAHORE: A labourer was killed while three others were injured during a robbery in Shahdara police jurisdiction on Monday. Mubeen Alam, the owner of a beverage factory in Shahdara was sitting with his co-workers when four unidentified armed men broke into the factory and ordered everyone not to move but the workers tried to overpower them.
As a result, they opened fire, killing Mazhar Iqbal, 20, and injuring Mubeen (owner) and Siddiq and Javed (workers). The robbers looted hundreds of thousands of rupees and also took the gun of their security guard. The injured were taken to the nearby hospital where Siddiq’s condition was stated to be in danger. Police have registered a case on the complaint of Mubeen and started investigations. The deceased’s body has been sent to the morgue while his family in Azad Kashmir has been informed about the incident.