Khairpur: Wanted dacoit arrested after encounter
KHAIRPUR: The City Police (Investigation Wing) on Sunday arrested a notorious dacoit after an encounter, who carries Rs 200,000 on his head. SP Ghulam Akbar Wagan, while addressing a press conference, said on a tip-off a police party laid siege of Houthi Nouthi Link Road near Ahmedpur. The dacoits, on seeing the police party, started indiscriminate firing and tried to flee but the police managed to arrest Amir Khwajo, who was wanted in several heinous crimes, including the murder of policemen and kidnappings for ransom. A Kalashnikov and several rounds were also recovered from the culprit. His accomplices, however, managed to flee.
On a query, the SP denied that Naziran Narejo was buried alive and said she was given full religious rites before being buried. Meanwhile, two policemen were injured when they tried to thwart an attempt of motorcycle snatching by two robbers.