Published On: Sun, Oct 29th, 2017
Published in Category: Investment

2 dacoits killed in alleged police encounter

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Okara: Two dacoits were killed while other escaped from the scene during alleged police encounter in suburb of Okara.

On information about the presence of dacoits in Basirpur, a suburb of district Okara, the CIA police erected barricade and the dacoits opened fire.

In retaliation, police party also opened fire on them. As a result two dacoits died on the spot while their accomplice has managed to escape from the scene.

The dead dacoits were identified as Tanveer and Shaukat alias Shoki.

It is worth-mentioning here that dead dacoits had assassinated local trader during robbery. Both the dacoits were allegedly involved in various crimes and wanted to police in many cases.