Senior journalist robbed


Senior journalist Yasin Khan was robbed at the FC College Underpass, Canal Road on Friday.

According to a report, Yasin was returning home from his office when four robbers on motorbikes intercepted him. They tortured him and took away a gold ring, mobile phone and other valuables on gunpoint.

After the incident, Yasin called 15. The police reached the spot and shifted him to hospital for medical treatment.

Yasin said the robbers’ motorbikes did not carry registration numbers, adding that the robbery went on for 15 to 20 minutes but there was no police patrolling in the area.