Multan: School cashier injured as dacoits snatch staff salary

MULTAN: Two armed dacoits shot at and injured a school cashier before snatching cash from him in the city on Wednesday.

Police said that cashier of Government girls Moonlight higher secondary school,Faisal,had just reached the main gate of the school after withdrawing Rs 55,000 cash for staff salary
from Bank of Punjab branch,chowk Qazzafi when two armed men riding a motorcycle stopped him and tried to snatch cash.

The cashier,however,resisted the dacoity bid following which they shot gunfires and injured him.The outlaws managed to snatch away cash and fled.

The injured cashier was rushed to Nishtar hospital emergency ward for treatment, SHO New Multan Rana said. Police was investigating.