ASI injured in encounter

May 25, 2018

DERA GHAZI KHAN: An assistant sub-inspector (ASI) suffered injuries in an encounter with a suspected outlaw here on Thursday in Kot Mubarik police precincts.

On a tip-off, a team raided the hideout of Ladi gang member Muhammed Ladi. On seeing the police, Ladi opened fire as a result ASI Khalil Ghouri suffered an injury to his leg while the suspected outlaw managed his escape towards mountainous tribal area. The policeman was rushed to trauma centre of teaching hospital of Ghazi Khan Medical College.

Two months earlier, constable Sabir had sustained bullet injuries to his leg during an encounter with members of Ladi gang. Later, Sabir’s leg was amputated.

Kot Mubarik Station House Officer Ghafar Ahmed Birmani told Dawn that police registered a case.

(Daily Dawn)