Edhi Foundation’s Head Office Robbed

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Edhi Foundation office
Edhi Foundation office

KARACHI: In what is being described as a shameful incident, the head office of the country’s leading charity organisation headed by renowned and widely respected philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi was robbed on Sunday morning. The robbers took away about Rs30 million worth of gold and cash.

According to Edhi Founda­tion officials and police, eight robbers stormed the office in Mithadar area at about 9.45am, held its staff hostage at gunpoint and woke up Mr Edhi to get keys of lockers in which gold ornaments, other valuables and cash had been kept. Edhi family lives in the office.