ISLAMABAD (APP) - National Highways and Motorway Police (NH&MP) have saved ten oil tankers worth millions of rupees with prompt action on GT Road near Khairpur, said a Press release on Tuesday. Eighteen oil tankers were parked near a filling station near Karamabad in District Khairpur. A gang of three dozen armed men suddenly appeared from a nearby dates orchard and started firing on the oil tankers which caught fire. The Motorway police officers immediately rushed to the site and managed the traffic to a safer distance on both sides of the road and called the fire brigade. The local administration and police were also informed by NH&MP. By putting their lives in danger, NH&MP succeeded to remove ten tankers from the site. However, the remaining eight tankers were burnt in effort to save the lives of the people.