TOBA TEK SINGH

Dacoits looted PML-N lawmaker Asadur Rehman on Pirmahal-Kamalia Road near Chak 664/5 GB. The MNA told newsmen that nine dacoits stopped his pick up on gunpoint and snatched cash of Rs30,000 and two mobile phones from him and his friend Ch Riaz. However, they allowed the victims to go after one hour hostage. The dacoits also looted a number of people on the same road at same place by erecting picket. They also fired at a car when the driver did not stop as a result, the windscreen of the car was broken but the riders remained unhurt. DPO Rana Shahzad Akbar has taken serious notice of the dacoity incident and formed a team to arrest the dacoits. The team will be headed by the Pirmahal police SHO. FIRE: A fire broke out in National Bank city branch located on Maal Godam Road due to short-circuit. As a result, its IT room and UPS were burnt. Fire fighters controlled the fire with hectic efforts.