78 people lost lives last week in Karachi
KARACHI: Some 78 people lost their lives last week. Of them, 15 were shot dead, 14 were murdered, four burnt to death, one committed suicide and three drowned, while 10 bodies were recovered and 31 died in accidents.
At least 852 robberies were committed in which 324 mobile phones and 113 cars and 140 motorcycles were snatched, while people were deprived of valuables in 275 other robbery incidents. Some 370 cases of theft were reported last week in which 123 cars and 177 motorcycles were taken away from different parts of the metropolis.
According to the police data, 105 miscreants were arrested and 208 articles were recovered.
PREVIOUS WEEK: Some 67 people had lost their lives in the previous week, of whom 14 were shot dead, 12 were murdered, four were burnt to death and one committed suicide, while 14 bodies were recovered and 26 were killed in accidents.
At least 800 robbery cases were reported in which 285 mobile phones were snatched or stolen and 95 cars and 142 motorcycles were snatched, while people lost valuables in 278 robbery incidents. About 375 cases of theft were reported in the previous week in which 105 cars and 142 motorcycles were taken away from different parts of the city.
According to the police data, 101 miscreants were arrested and 207 articles were recovered.
All the data of these cases was received from the police sources.