Rawalpindi: Driver wounded in car-snatching bid at Chandni Chowk
RAWALPINDI: A gang of carjackers wounded a car driver at Chandni Chowk on his resistance and took away his vehicle, the police spokesman said. Mohammad Kamran lodged a complaint with the Banni Police Station that he was working with a businessman, Mohammad Naveed, as his driver. He said that he was coming back after dropping Naveed’s children to school when four gunmen, riding a car bearing registration number UT-718-ICT, intercepted him, tried to snatch the car, and opened fire on him when he resisted their attempt.
Meanwhile, a gang of robbers, riding a car, looted a man at gunpoint. The victim arrived from Saudi Arabia. He was deprived of foreign as well as local currency and other valuables worth millions of rupees when he was heading towards his home on the outskirts of Rawalpindi, police said.
Meanwhile, more than 15 vehicles were either snatched or stolen from different localities of Rawalpindi during last 48 hours.