Rawalpindi - A notorious land grabber along with his accomplices opened firing at a police party of Saddar Bairooni when the police tried to remove his illegal occupation from the office of a private farmhouse located in Dhala village, sources informed The Nation yesterday.

However, the cops remained unhurt while police registered a case against notorious land grabber, sources added.

According to sources, a police party of Saddar Bairooni police station reached Dhala Village in response to a call made on the Rescue 15 by an owner of private farmhouse that a notorious land grabber Abuzar occupied his office.

Sources said that the land grabber Abuzar and his men opened indiscriminate firing at police party while police also retaliated but the accused fled the scene.

 

Station House Officer (SHO) Police Station (PS) Saddar Bairooni Malik Muhammad Yar when contacted confirmed the incident saying police party was attacked by notorious land grabber Abuzar of Dhala but nobody was hurt. He said that a case has been registered against the accused while raids were being conducted to arrest him.