Karachi- A security guard was injured during an attempt of robbery in a private bank in Karachi today.

According to police and rescue sources, the incident took place in

Gulistan-e-Jauhar area where some armed bandits entered a private bank. The ecurity guards resisted the robbers who wanted to hold the bank staff hostage. The guards forced robbers to flee. But before leaving the scene, the armed men opened fire on security guards, leaving one of them critically injured. Police arrived at the bank when the robbers had already fled.