Shikarpur: Two dacoits killed during police encounter, arms recovered

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13th Aug, 2021. 10:22 am
Dacoits killed in police encounter

Two dacoits were killed in retaliatory fire after an encounter occurred in Shikarpur here on Friday.

According to Tanveer Hussain Tunio, the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Shikarpur, the encounter took place in the jurisdiction of Khanpur police station at Link Road.

The dacoits who were waiting alongside the road for dacoity. Noticing the police patrolling party, they opened fire and in retaliatory fire, the dacoits were killed.

The police have seized arms from the killed dacoits, who were wanted in several murders and robberies cases.

Earlier in April, in a separate alleged police encounter, two dacoits were killed in an encounter with police officials near Nagin Chowrangi in Karachi.

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