Armed robbers loot Rs800000 from DSP in Karachi
Four armed bandits snatched Rs800000 from Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) when he was on the way to his home in Dalmia area of Karachi, police said.
According to the police, yesterday DSP Saad Jabbar left the bank with Rs800000 when the robbers chased DSP and robber him just few distance above his home.
Police have registered a case and were obtaining CCTV footage of the incident.
Earlier, a few days ago, two youths who had withdrawn money from a bank near Korangi Industrial Area in Karachi, shot and killed two armed robbers who came to rob them with their own pistols.
The Citizens-Police Liaison Committee (CPLC), Karachi has witnessed an increase in the number of street crime during the past eight months — from January 2022 to August 2022.
The report stated that during the 8 months of this year, around 350 people were killed.
According to the report, 270 citizens were injured while trying to save their valuables.
More than 32,000 motorcycles and 1300 cars were stolen in 8 months from January to August.
More than 17,000 mobile phones were mugged. 7 cases of kidnapping for ransom, 3 cases of extortion and 2 cases of bank robbery lodged in police stations.