Street crimes increase in Karachi as Eid approaches
KARACHI: Street crime is on the rise in Karachi as muggers have murdered three citizens and injured 10 others on offering resistance during the last 10 days of Ramzan.
Despite of law enforcement agencies’ operation against criminals, Karachiites face a sudden rise in street crime as the Eid approaches near.
Recent mugging are reported different parts of the metropolis including Korangi, Nazimabad, Macchar Colony Gulistane-Jauhar, Orangi, SITE and Lyari, in which three people have already been and 10 others injured by robbers over resistance.
More than 3,327 residents of Karachi have been deprived of their valuables, including cars, motorcycles and mobile phones, from the 20th to 26th of the holy month.
Five robbers were also arrested by police during different encounters, while one robber was allegedly lynched by mob.
KARACHI: A view of crowd at Tariq Road as a large number of people are busy in shopping for Eid-ul-Fitr.