KHANEWAL -Thieves stole more than Rs2 million from two shops situated in the main city area of Khanewal on Thursday.

Unknown thieves broke in Khursheed Drink Corner and made off with the safe with Rs1.5 million, according to the owner of the shop. The shop is situated in the main Chowk, Sanglawala Chowk of Khanewal. The incident happened at 6 O’clock in the morning.

Likewise, thieves stole Rs50,000 from the shop of Sheikh Lateef, who is a office-bearer of the Kariana Merchant Association. According to the civil society, police have no interest in the safety of the people and their property. They said that the SHO’s behavior with the citizens was very non-cooperative. Crime rate is increasing day by day in the areas of the city police station, they said. On the other hand, the SHO said that the police were working at its best and will arrest the criminals soon.