BAHAWALPUR
In Mubarakpur here, burglars broke in a jewelry shop and made off with the safe which contained cash, gold and silver worth Rs6.5 million besides important documents.
Jeweler Malik Ejaz Hussain told the police that his shop namely “Haji Goldsmith” located in the main Bazaar Mubarakpur. Some burglars broke the locks of the shutter and decamped with the safe by a truck.
He further said that the safe contained 65 tola gold, 15kg silver, Rs625,000 in cash and document of 2 cars and other valuables. He said that he was informed around 4 o’clock in the morning by Malik Allah Baksh on call that his shop’s shutter is open on which he rushed to the shop and found out that the safe had been stolen.
Hearing him shouting, the people of the area gathered and informed the police about the incident on which SHO Police Station Naushera Jadeed and DSP Ahmadpur East Rao Zahoor Rabbani reached the spot. Police registered a case and arrested watchman Mehar Rasheed.