KU bus looted in Banaras


The students of Karachi University on-board a university bus were deprived of their valuables in Banaras area on Tuesday morning.

Police said when the bus carrying over 50 male and female students of the university, reached near Bacha Khan Chowk near Banaras Bridge, at least five muggers onboard the same bus deprived the students of their mobile phones, cash and other valuables on gun point in the hurried heist before getting away.

The students, later, gathered outside Abdullah College in Nazimabad area, and staged protest against the incident. Bus robberies are common in the city, a hub of economic activities and home to 18 million people, plagued by political and ethnic violence, gang war activities and street crimes.