OUR STAFF REPORTER NOWSHERA VIRKAN - Incidents of dacoities and robberies are on the rise in the whole area of Nowshera and the citizens are facing lawlessness. As per detail, three passenger wagons were looted near village Karial Kalan, the last night. Veiled and masked dacoits stopped the wagons at gunpoint and deprived all the passengers on board one by one. They snatched cell phones, several hundreds of rupees and other valuables from the passengers. In another incident in the village Chabb Sindwan, four dacoits stormed into the house of one Muhammad Bilal and looted Rs27000 and two cell phones. It is to be noted that the incidents of dacoities are on the climax and the local police have entirely failed to provide protection to the people.