Karachi: Policeman single handedly foils robbery bid
KARACHI: A Khawaja Ajmair Nagri Police Station official single handedly foiled a robbery bid at a private bank on Saturday, killing two dacoits and injuring one in the process. According to New Karachi Town SP Dr Muhammad Farooq Ahmed, three armed men entered the bank, situated in Sector 5B-3, North Karachi, and opened indiscriminate fire on the policeman and a security guard deputed at the bank. As a result, Head Constable Bashir Ahmed Channa sustained four bullets but managed to return fire, killing two of the dacoits and injuring the third, said SP Ahmed. Following the incident, a heavy contingent of law enforcers arrived at the scene and arrested the injured man. Police also recovered three TT pistols from their possession. The deceased were identified as Ayaz and Iqbal, both residents of New Karachi.