KARACHI: Seven robbers looted a bank in Bahadurabad area of Karachi on Thursday morning. According to police, seven robbers entered in National Saving Bank Branch at Bahadurabad and held the staff and people hostage on gunpoint. They collected Rs 4.5 million and decamped with booty to unknown destination after swift operation.
SP Gulshan Tanveer Hussain told media that four of the robbers were wearing shalwar kameez and others were paint shirts. FIR of the incident has been lodged at Bahadurabad police station, he said.
It may be noted that 12 bank robberies have been committed in Karachi this year.
Tanveer Hussain said that police were searching for the robbers with the help of CCTV footage.