In a complaint to the authorities, Ahmad Gulrez wrote: “Complaint regarding theft at my flat. Respected Sir, I wish to state that I Ahmad Gulrez resident of Ghaffar Manzil am an advocate by profession. Today on date April 20 I had locked by fourth floor flat at about 2:30 pm and went to my brother’s house when at about 3 pm I came back to my flat I found that the locks of my main door were broken, when I went inside I saw that the whole flat was ransacked an almirah of steel along with its lockers were broken and gold jewellery was stolen from one room.
“From another room lock of another drawer was also broken and gold jewellery and cash along with other items were also stolen. Kindly take necessary action and do the needful in getting back my stolen articles.”
Residents lamented that cases of thefts in the locality are on the rise with several robberies taking place. Another resident Saiful Qamar of Shaheen Bagh said on April 18 his flat was burgled.
“I came from office late and went to sleep in another flat. It was in the morning about 4 when I came to my flat I saw the door open. TV set, mobile were stolen. The robbers opened the main locked gate from the open window,” he said.