House looted in Batkhela
BATKHELA: Six armed men robbed a house on the outskirts of Batkhela town in Malakand Agency, local sources said on Sunday. The sources said that a group of robbers forced their entry into the house of Mohammad Zaheen Khan, an official of the Health Department, and made his family hostage at gunpoint. They thrashed Muhammad Zaheen severely to make his family members give them cash and other valuables. The robbers also resorted to damaging the household items. They snatched Rs40,000 cash, six tolas of gold ornaments, six cellphones, TV set and other valuables and fled the scene.