FAISALABAD - Two persons including a trader and robber were killed on resistance during robbery attempt here on Thursday. According to Madina Town SP Tahir Maqsood, two armed motorcyclists stopped local trader Muhammad Shafique riding a car in People's Colony and attempted to rob him of cash, cellphone and other valuables but he resisted the bid. At which the culprits opened fire on him, killing Shafique on the spot. However, during the firing one of the robbers also sustained a bullet and died instantly.

The bodies were shifted to hospital for autopsy where identity of the deceased was established as Shahid.