Sukkur: Police kill dacoit with Rs500,000 head money
SUKKUR: The DPO Khairpur, Irfan Baloch said while talking to reporters in his office on Friday that the police chased a gang of dacoits on a tip off. The fleeing dacoits opened fire at the police at bypass Khairpur, which the police retaliated resulting in the killing of one of the dacoits. Police found one Kalashnikov along his body that the dacoits left behind while fleeing.
The DPO identified the killed dacoit as Ali Marda Chandio, for whom the Sindh government had notified head money of Rs500,000, as he was wanted to police in 35 cases of heinous crime. The dacoit was the main accused in the Lashari and Katohar tribal killings, the DPO further said.