LAHORE – Armed bandits broke into the home of a journalist late on Friday night and fled after looting gold, cash and other valuables worth thousands of rupees in Factory Area police precinct.

According to details, unidentified dacoits equipped with sophisticated firearms entered the home owned by Mohammad Sarwar Gujjar, a correspondent of a local newspaper, and deprived his family of five tola gold ornaments, 60 thousand in cash, Rs 100, 000, pump action, cell phones and other valuables.

A case has been registered with Factory Area police station with no arrest till filing of this report.