SHAKARGaRH - Robbers gunned down two real sisters and injured their parents when they put up resistance during a robbery attempt in suburban Bambu village on Thursday.

According to detail, three armed robbers barged into a house located in Bambu village and started looting valuables. Meanwhile when the members of the family offered resistance, the dacoits opened fire, killing 14-year-old Saima and critically injuring 17-year-old Shumaila and her parents. The culprit fled the scene with valuables.

The injured were rushed to a hospital in Lahore for treatment where Shumaila also succumbed to her wounds.

Meanwhile the family and relatives of the deceased girls held protest demonstration on Zafarwal-Shakargarh Road. The protestors demanded arrest of the accused. They later dispersed after authorities assured to bring the culprits to book. The police have registered a case against unknown murderers.