Five dacoits killed in encounter with police


LAHORE: According to details, two dacoits were killed in exchange of fire with CID police in Hanjarwal area of Lahore on Sunday night.


Police sources said that the killed dacoits, Talib and Sadaqat, were wanted by police in dozens of cases of murders and robberies.

Sources further informed that Talib was resident of Raiwind Road and Sadaqat was resident of Bund Road. The dead bodies of the dacoits were shifted to the morgue.

On the other hand dacoits were busy in looting the people at the GT Road in Renala Khurd area near Okara when police reached there.

The dacoits opened fire at the police party. Police retaliated as a result three dacoits were killed while two of their accomplices managed to escape.