Man killed in robbery attempt 


KARACHI: A man was shot dead by robbers on resistance in Machhar Colony area of the metropolis on Monday.

According to rescue sources, two armed robbers riding a motorbike intercepted a 30-year-old man, Muhammad Rafiq son of Sharaf Din, in Machhar Colony, but he offered them resistance on which the robbers opened fire on him. As a result, he suffered severe bullet injuries and died on the spot.

The body was shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi for medico-legal formalities.