SIALKOT: Two robbers shot dead a local trader for offering resistance during a dacoity incident in Sialkot city’s Khokhar Town locality.

The robbers held Nasir Ali (26) at gunpoint and started looting, as he resisted they shot him dead on the spot. Later, the dacoits-cum-killers fled away with booty. He was laid to rest in his native graveyard in the presence of hundreds of mourners.

Besides, dacoits, robbers, thieves and criminals took away two cars, two motorcycles, gold ornaments, cash, electronics and other valuables in several more strikes occurred in various parts of Sialkot district here.

In Harrar-Muradpur, three unknown armed dacoits looted gold ornaments, cash, electronics, motorcycle and other valuables during a major dacoity in the house of trader Iqbal.

In Mandi Sambrial, some unknown thieves took away a car (LED-2179) of a Daska based trader Sheikh Asif Mehmood from outside his in-laws’ house. In Pasrur, thieves took away a car (NEH-393) of trader Rana Zubair from outside his house.

In Sialkot, thieves took away a motorcycle (STO-7091) of Shahid Raza from Sabzi Mandi. Police have registered separate cases with no arrest or clue.–Staff Reporter