2 houses looted in Kasur
KASUR: Twelve dacoits took away cash and gold ornaments worth over Rs 3 million from two houses at Orara village in Raja Jang police limits on Thursday. The dacoits broke into the house of teacher Tariq Ali, took the family hostage and made off with Rs 40,000, 20 tola gold ornaments and other valuables. Later, the same dacoits forced their entry into the house of Akbar Ali and took away 50 tola silver bars, Rs 750,000 and mobile phones. Police are investigating.