LAHORE – A police constable sustained minor bullet injury on Saturday when two unidentified armed men sprayed couple of bullets on police officers deployed on a picket in Lytton Road police area.

Soon after the incident, the CCPO, DIG Operations and SP Civil Lines approached the hospital and enquired after the injured cop.

Police said the constable Zahid Mahmood was deployed at a police picket when he signaled two bike riders. “Instead of stopping, they fired bullets on police officers, leaving Zahid injured,” they added.

Later, he was taken to the Service Hospital where his condition was stated to be stable.