ASI, Afghan national killed in Haripur
HARIPUR: An Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) and an Afghan national were killed in a clash during a search operation in the Afghan refugees’ camp in Panyan on Monday, sources said. The sources said that the police had been tipped-off that some Afghan refugees living at the camp were running drugs and arms racket. The police led by ASI Khan Waiz Khan launched search operation in the camp.
The Afghans led by one Sohail opened fire on the police, leaving ASI Khan Waiz Khan dead on the spot. The police returned the fire and killed Sohail while his accomplices managed to escape from the scene.