A young robber shot a woman over offering resistance during a house robbery here at Officer Colony, Misrial Road, on Friday.

Sources revealed to The Nation that the injured woman with great valour beleaguered the robber by snatching his pistol.

However, the robber managed to escape from the scene. Rescue 1122 shifted the injured lady to District Headquarter Hospital for medical treatment, where she was identified as Zaib-un-Nisa.