Robbers storm house, take away Rs2m valuables


Our Correspondent


Three bandits stormed the house of a district courts employee and took away cash in local and fioreign currency, gold ornaments and other valuables worth over Rs 2 million.
According to the FIR [first information report], bandits entered the house of Waqas Asghar in Mohallah Kashmir Nagar in the wee hours of Thursday night, made all the family members hostage at gunpoint and took away 3,500 UAE Dirham, Rs 250,000 in cash and 13-tola gold ornaments. The police have registered a case but failed to arrest any of the accused.
Meanwhile, the CIA, Hafizabad and Pindi Bhattian police have busted a four-member gang of drug smugglers operating in Hafizabad, Gujranwala and Sialkot districts.