According to police sources, a motorist Abdul Hamad son of Muhammad Sharif, was returning home from market when two unidentified armed men intercepted him near Makhan Chowk. They held him hostage at gun point and snatched his motorcycle, cash and mobile phone from him.
The outlaws also shot him injured when he resisted the dacoity bid and escaped from the scene.
The injured was shifted to a hospital from where he was referred to Nishtar Hospital, Multan due to critical condition. However, police concerned have registered the case against the robbers.