Nawabshah: 3 dacoits arrested near Sakrand
NAWABSHAH: Police on Sunday arrested three dacoits after an encounter on the National Highway near the Sakrand town, some 20 kilometres from here, a police official said. DSP Aijaz Tareen said they had received information about a gang of dacoits. He added that when they conducted an operation, the dacoits opened fire on the police, which was returned.
After an hour-long encounter, the police succeeded in arresting the three dacoits, including Shahzada Sadohi, Nadir and Younus Machhi, while four others managed to escape. The DSP said the police recovered two Kalashnikovs, one other gun and a large quantity of rounds and magazines from their possession.