KAMALIA/GUJRANWALA -Six masked robbers broke in the home of police employee Dost Mohammad at Chak 711/GB, tied up the guard with ropes and looted jewellery from the house.

Later, they entered the adjoining house of Shafiqur Rahman and started looting jewellery and valuables. During the robbery, they beat up the family mercilessly with wooden sticks and rods even though they had not resisted. The robbers fled away, firing aerial shots after leaving the couple in blood and unconscious. Neighbours woke up on hearing the gunshots and shifted the injured couple to THQ Kamalia where their condition was critical.

Sadar Police Akbar reached the hospital and started investigation after recording statements of the couple. Similar incident of robbery already happened last week at Mohallah Khursheed-Abad, Kamalia at the house of local journalist M Akram when armed robbers had severely beat up Akram, his wife and son and took away jewellery and other valuables.

Likewise, dacoits and thieves took away cash, gold ornaments, vehicles and valuables in various hits. In Sadar Kamoke police station limits, armed men intercepted Amir and his wife and snatched gold ornaments, Rs.28 thousands and cell phone. In Dhulley area, dacoits entered in the house of Haroon and decamped with gold ornaments, Rs17 thousands and other valuables, in Ali Pur Chatha, robbers looted gold ornaments, Rs30 thousands and cell phone from Feroz and his wife and in Tatlewali, Ashir was deprived of Rs30 thousands and two cell phones.

At Sohdra, bandits snatched Rs. 19 thousands and cell phone from Qaiser, in Ahmed Nagar, armed men snatched Rs13 thousands and two cell phones, in Emanabad robbers looted Rs. 18 thousands and two cell phones from Munir, in city Wazirabad area Zafar was deprived of Rs22 thousands and two cell phones, and in Sadar police station limit Gujranwala bandits snatched Rs20 thousands and three cell phones from Malik.

Likewise in Baghbanpura area, Farhan was deprived of Rs. 12 thousands and cell phone, in Model Town police station limit robbers looted Rs.23 thousands and two cell phones from Naveed, in theft incidents applied for motorcycle of Sohail was stolen from Dhulley area while unknown thieves swept the houses of Ansar, Tariq and Aleem. Police have registered the cases.