KHANEWAL-Seven robbers took away cigarettes worth Rs5.3 million from the warehouse of a local distributor here the other day.

The police said that seven robbers stormed warehouse of a local cigarette distributor situated on Jahanian Road. The robbers tied the guard with a rope and took away all the stock of cigarette and motorbikes parked there.

According to sources, the CCTV cameras installed by a private college situated in front of the warehouse filmed the robbery incident. According to the CCTV footage, more than five armed robbers can be seen in the footage, who loaded the cigarette stock and other valuables onto a tractor-trolley and drove off towards Jahanian. On information, the police reached the scene and started investigation.