Jaranwala: 2 dacoits killed, cop injured in encounter
JARANWALA: Two dacoits were killed and a head constable was injured in an encounter at Chak 366/GB in Rodala Road police limits on Sunday. Kali Machi of Chak 435/GB, Nasri of Chak 367/GB and an unidentified dacoit allegedly snatched the motorcycle from milkman Umer Hayat after injuring him. In the meantime, police were informed about the incident. Following the information, police rushed to the spot and started chasing the dacoits.
On seeing police, the dacoits opened fire at them. Police also retaliated. As a result, Kali Machi and Nasri were killed on the spot and the head constable was injured. The injured policeman was rushed to the Civil Hospital.