KHANEWAL

The police have registered a case against four culprits involved in looting valuable, electronic appliances and other valuables from a store owned of a local senior journalist.

DPO Rana Ayaz Saleem ordered registration of the FIR no 183/14 under Section 380/457 at the Kohna Police Station against Muhammad Naveed, son of Zafar Machi, Skindar Lund, and their two other unidentified accomplices.

The police have started raids for the arrest of culprits. According to journalist Sohail Awan, the accused not only took away valuables worth hundreds of thousands of rupees but also threatening him with dire consequences to withdraw the FIR. He claimed that the accused were trying to implicate him in a motorcycle theft case to press him for compromise.

Local Journalist community, social and religious circles have demanded the DPO immediate arrest of the criminal and security for the journalist.

Poet's death anniversary: The 23rd death anniversary of young poet and Ravian Qamar Bashir Ahmad was observed by Qamar Bashir Academy and the Writers Forum Lahore.

According to detail, Quran Khawani and mehfal-e-na'at was held in Block no 5 which was attended by a large number of people from all walks of life. During the ceremony, religious scholar Maulana Fateh Muhammad Hamdi while addressing urged for religious harmony, and also prayed heaven for the departed soul of Qamar Bashir.