Chiniot: SHO gunned down
CHINIOT: The City Police SHO was shot dead by unidentified assailants here on Wednesday.
As per detail, Chiniot City Police SHO Sh Mohammad Tahir was on routine patrol on Jhang Road near Thatta Kanjuan village. All of sudden some armed gunmen opened fire on the police mobile van.
As a result, Tahir sustained serious bullet wounds and breathed his last on way to hospital. Driver of the police vehicle was also injured and was admitted in DHQ Hospital Chiniot. DPO Rana Shahzad Akbar confirmed the death of the City Police SHO in the attack on Jhang Road and said police was investigating the matter.
It is to be noted that the deceased SHO was considered as one of the courageous inspectors of the Police Force and was posted the City Police SHO some two years ago. He almost eliminated street crimes from teh City area and busted a number of gangs of dacoits, killers and Qabza groups.