Islamabad: Factory looted
ISLAMABAD: An employee of a local factory was shot injured during a robbery of Rs2.8million in capital’s rural area on Thursday night, police said.
The incident took place at Everest Plastic Pipe Factory, located at Ghaffar Khan Road Tarnol, where a gang of robbers armed with sophisticated weapons raided and held owners, a driver and other employees of the factory at gunpoint.
The robbers demanded to handover the money which was brought in the factory moments ago. However, the employee Mohammad Ibrahim, a driver by profession put up resistance which annoyed the robbers who shot him injured.
Later they snatched cash Rs2.8million from the owner and escaped from the spot. The police were informed about the incident and the injured was shifted to hospital for medical assistance where he was stated in critical condition. The police sealed the area and started search operation.