KASUR - Dacoits looted passengers travelling on an auto-rickshaw on Multan Road near Nawan Bypass here the other day.

Usama and Amanat told Phoolnagar police that they were travelling on an auto-rickshaw when three dacoits intercepted the vehicle at gunpoint. “The dacoits snatched cash worth Rs74,000 from us and rickshaw driver Ashraf Maseeh,” they complained. Phoolnagar police registered a case and are investigating.

MOTORCYCLIST DIES

A man died after the motorbike he was driving rammed into a tractor-trolley parked on Ferozepur Road near Wadana here the other day. The deceased was resident of Kot Murad Khan. He was on his way back home from Lahore when the incident occurred due to speeding.