SHEIKHUPURA - Dacoits took away cash, jewellery and other valuables worth hundreds and thousands in three separate incidents that occurred in different parts of the district.

As per details, four armed dacoits barged into the house of Javed Yousaf, situated in Imamia Colony. They took the family members hostage and looted cash, jewellery and other valuables worth more than Rs0.5 million. In another incident that took place in Javed Nagar locality where bandits entered the house of a schoolteacher Umer. The intruders held the family up and decamped with cash, ornaments and other valuables worth Rs0.4 million. Similarly, three robbers held a shopkeeper Talib at gunpoint and took away cash and other valuables worth more than Rs0.2 million. The police have launched investi9gation into the incidents.