Faisalabad: Attack on police van
FAISALABAD: Three brothers, including a condemned prisoner, were killed in an encounter near Dijkot on Sumundari Road on Sunday night. Akram Jora, convicted for killing the brother of Superintendent Jail Mian Zahid and wanted in 16 cases of murder and dacoity, was being shifted to Faisalabad Jail from Bahawalpur in connection with interrogation of the cases. When the van reached near Dijkot, his brothers Muhammad Azam and Muhammad Khan attacked the van and got him released. The assailants also opened fire at the police, which was retaliated. As a result, Akram Jora and his brothers Muhammad Azam and Muhammad Khan alias Khani died on the spot.