OKARA - Two dacoits in guise of passengers snatched a pick-up van and thousands of rupees from the owner here Wednesday.

Reportedly, Umer Farooq, resident of Lahore, along with his driver, Kashif, used to run their vehicle on rent.

On the day, two people hired the vehicle for going to Haveli Lakha. When they reached the fixed place, the people who hired the van whipped out their weapons and snatched pick up as well as cash from them. They tied Umer and driver with ropes and threw them into the nearby fields. After registering case, the police have started inquiry.

 of the incident.