Lahore: Swindlers in fumigation team’s grab looted Rs9 m
LAHORE: Robbers pretending to be members of CDGL’s fumigation team took away cash and jewellery worth over Rs9 million from the house of a Shahalam trader in Shadman on Wednesday.
The police said five robbers reached the house of Sheikh Arif Mahmood at around noon by a car and invited one of the family members outside to tell him that they had come to fumigate the house.
The intruders held the family members at gunpoint, locked them up in a room, collected 150-tola gold ornaments, Rs100,000 in cash, wristwatches and other valuables and fled. The police registered a case.