Two policemen martyred in Encounter with dacoits in Shikarpur
SHIKARPUR: Two policemen martyred and another three police personnel sustained bullet wounds in an encounter between the dacoits.
According to details, a Station House Officer (SHO) Ghulam Shah and an Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) were martyred.
All the dead and the injured have been shifted to Civil Hospital Shikarpur.
Shikarpur police conducted a raid in ‘Kaccha’ area of the district to arrest the dacoits. The dacoits opened fire on the police contingent during the raid.
A huge contingent of police was summoned and the area was cordoned off due to the encounter.
Police told that armoured vehicles and 200 police officials were taking part in the police operation.
The encounter is still underway as per the reports reaching.