Okara: Cop, PO injured in shootout
OKARA: A proclaimed offender and a constable were seriously injured in a shootout in RenalaKhurd on Thursday. On a tip-off, the police 23/1RB village to arrest proclaimed offenders. On seeing the police, the proclaimed offenders opened fire at the policemen who returned it. As a result, Constable Waseem Shahid and a proclaimed offender were injured and taken to hospital. The proclaimed offender was identified as Irfan, son of Ishaq Khokhar. However, his accomplices managed to escape. Irfan has been referred to a hospital in Lahore in a critical condition. Meanwhile, a case has been registered against 17 people, including proclaimed offenders, under sections 355, 324, 186, 148 and 149 of the PPC and 7-ATA. DPO Usman Akram Gondal has lauded the raiding team.