Dacoit killed, another drowns in Jaranwala encounter
JARANWALA: A dacoit was killed and another drowned into a canal during an encounter with police near Chak 25/GB on Satiana Road on Thursday. Police received information that three dacoits were robbing the people of cash and valuables. Following the information, police rushed to the spot. On seeing police, the dacoits opened fire at them. As a result, Asif of Okara was killed on the spot while another dacoit was injured. The injured dacoit jumped into a canal to save his life but drowned. However, police succeeded to arrest the third dacoit, Abdul Razzaq of Okara. The body of the drowned dacoit could not be recovered so far. Police are investigating.