Bike stolen from Shaheen Bagh: The cases of robbery are not coming to an end in Okhla’s Jamia Nagar. A resident has claimed that his bike was stolen. MD Khaliquezzama wrote: “I parked my bike at my office situated just behind Puma show room on main road of Kalindi Kunj and it was stolen on May 9.”
Khaliquezzama wrote this after reading an article published in OT about how residents were having hard times as cases of batteries from cars being are on the rise. Residents lamented that their houses and belongings are not safe anymore. Many are in perpetual fear that robbers would steal them. Increase in cases of theft has left many residents deeply upset.
Many residents still remember how a few months ago several shops in Jamia Nagar were targeted in one night. It is understood that the organsied robbers had come on four wheelers and looted several shops in the locality.
Recently a case had surfaced in Joga Bai when robbers looted a house at night, taking away jewellery and cash left in the house. Many residents attributed the rise in robbery cases of late to youth who are hooked to drugs and other vices in the locality.