Okara: Dacoits injure poet
OKARA: Six dacoits injured a poet on resistance at Chak 2/4-L on Sunday. Asif, Khadim Hussain, Ghulam Mustafa, Ali Haider and their two unidentified accomplices entered the house of poet Javed Manu and allegedly tried to loot it but the house owner raised hue and cry. On this, three dacoits escaped while the remaining dacoits snatched a purse and a mobile phone from Javed. They also injured Javed with the blows of a sharp–edged weapon. The injured poet was shifted to a hospital. Sadr police have arrested three dacoits and are conducting raids to arrest the remaining dacoits. A case has been registered.