Karachi: Protest against increasing burglary incidents
KARACHI: The residents of Clifton Apartment staged a protest demonstration against increasing burglary incidents in the area. According to police and eyewitnesses, an incident took place at the parking lot of Clifton Apartment early Tuesday when over a dozen armed robbers entered the said area and held the security guards hostage at gunpoint.
They broke the window glasses of over a two dozen cars and ran away with all valuables. Following the incident, residents took to the streets and chanted slogans against the law enforcement agencies. They alleged the police department of becoming a party in the incident, saying that the police were immediately informed but they reached the spot when the robbers had already escaped. They said although the CCTV footages of the said incident were given to the police, no positive response was received from them. Meanwhile, the police said that the department is investigating the matter and the outcome in this regard will be produced, shortly. Case was not registered till filing of this report.