After the initial post on Karachi cell phone snatcher a couple of weeks back, local media finally got attention and the story got broadcasted almost as it is on a popular news channel ARY NEWS.

The original post can be seen on the link:

The followup post can be seen on the link:

This is the third post on the same topic. The whole video of the show can be seen on the links below, the video is long, but the actual story is in the initial 3-4 mins of the link:

Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMFHp5-rIP8

DailyMotion: http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x21iub6_jurmboltahai15july2014_news?start=0

The updates on this case are not very encouraging on ground as of today. the criminals photos are all over the internet and mainstream news channels, with a police report also registered, but so far no progress.





Based on lots of feedback to have the complaint registered against the criminals referred to in the earlier post :


The victim has registered a complaint in CPLC. As per CPLC, the complaint can only be entertained within 2 days of any incident, but they accepted the application after some reservations. This is the best a responsible citizen could have done. Lets see how the authorities react to it.

I shall be keeping this post updated based on any feedback / remarks.

Karachi Phone Snatcher – Pictures

This is important, and happened to someone very close recently (I don’t want to name the person here so as to keep the identity hidden). This happened to someone living in Karachi 10th time in last 5 years. So basically on an average every 6 months he is been the target of this. Yes, paying the price to live in Karachi … getting your phone snatched is just a normal thing over gun point… The person who is going through this every 6 months is on a defiant mode and always buying a better cell phone than the last… However, the last cell phone which was snatched was connected through his google account and apparently whatever photos he was taking through the mobile were being uploaded on his google account as soon as the phone gets into data coverage. Continue reading