Karachi: 2 bandits killed in encounter
KARACHI: An encounter in the Landhi Sherpao Colony on Wednesday resulted in the deaths of two bandits, while the same number of policemen also suffered bullet wounds. According to the Quaidabad police, a neighbour witnessed at least six armed men barge into a house of the colony and he told the police, who reached the spot. The gunmen opened fire at the cops and injured Sub–Inspector Ayub Dogar and Constable Gul Nawaz. The police returned fire and killed two of the bandits on the spot, while their accomplices managed to flee from the scene. The bodies and the injured policemen were taken to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) for treatment and an autopsy. The bandits, who appeared to be in their thirties, remained unidentified.