2 accused killed in encounter in Lahore
LAHORE: Police killed two accused in an encounter in Shahdra while they tried to escape Monday, Geo News reported. According to police, police signaled a suspected vehicle to stop at Shahdra Begum Kot check post but the culprits tried to escape. They opened fire on police and in retaliation, police also started firing that killed one suspect at a stop and other at Bandar Road. A policeman was also injured in the encounter while two accused managed to fled from the scene. The deceased were identified as Talib and Ilyas while their bodies were sent for medico–legal formalities.