Dacoits on the loose in Gujranwala
GUJRANWALA – Citizens were deprived of cash, gold ornaments, vehicles, cellphones and other valuables in 30 different hits during past 48 hours here.
According to police sources, armed men entered the house of Aslam and looted R30,000, gold ornaments and cellphones in Khiali police precincts. In Kamoke city, bandits snatched Rs33,000, a cellphone, locket set from Haroon; in Qila Didar Singh, robbers looted Rs110,000, gold ornaments and cellphones from Fayyaz; on Nomania Road in Model Town police precincts, Zahid was deprived of Rs37,000, a gold ring and cellphones at gunpoint; in Nandipur area, dacoits took away Rs70,000, two cellphones and a locket set from Aneel; in Alipur Chatha, bandits snatched Rs100,000, two cellphones from Zulifqar; at Ahmadnagar, swindlers took away Rs80,000, a cellphone and gold ornaments from a woman; in jurisdiction of Saddr police, robbers looted Rs72,000, cellphones from Javed Iqbal; in Cantt area, Ansar was deprived of Rs30,000 and a cellphone; in Baghbanpura area, armed men took away Rs43,000, gold ornaments and cell phones from Ilyas; in Kamoke, armed men intercepted Iftikhar and looted Rs150,000, gold ornaments and cellphones.
Similarly in Peoples Colony, bandits snatched Rs25,000, two cellphones and gold jewellery from Iqbal; at Wahndo, dacoits took away Rs50,000, a locket set and cellphones from Asif; in Tatlewali; robbers looted Rs52,000 and a cellphone from Maqsood; in Qila Didar Singh, armed men snatched Rs32,000 and cellphones from Yasir; at Ladhewala, Tariq was deprived of Rs20,000 and a cellphone at gunpoint; in Gujranwala Saddr area, bandits looted Rs40,000, gold ornaments and a cellphone from Abdullah; in Alipur Chatha, Naveed was deprived of Rs30,000 and a cellphone; in Ghakkar, bandits snatched Rs23,000 and a cellphone from Nadeem; in Nowshera Virkan, dacoits took away Rs70,000, a cellphone and gold ornaments from Kamal while in Ferozewala, robbers intercepted Wasi and snatched Rs50,000 and two cellphones from him.
In theft incidents, unidentified thieves took away cash, gold ornaments and other valuables from the houses of Shaukat Ali, Billa, Abu Turab, Allah Ditta and Zaryab while a motorcycle owned by Saleem was stolen from Satellite Town area. Police have registered separate cases and are investigating.