MARDAN - An assistant sub-inspector (ASI) and brother of a proclaimed offender were killed while a police constable sustained injuries during a clash in the limits of Lundkhwar Police Station here yesterday, police sources said.

The sources said that acting on a tip-off a police party led by ASI Sultan Khan raided a house in Sajan Killay where a proclaimed offender (PO) Imran was present. They said that an exchange of fire took place between police and the PO and his brother Salman at about 9:00am.

As a result ASI Sultan Khan and proclaimed offender’s brother Salman were killed while a constable, Mohammad Shoaib, sustained serious injuries. The injured constable was rushed to district headquarters (DHQ) hospital where his condition was stated to be stable. Sources added that later on the proclaimed offender also surrendered to police.

When this correspondent contacted to Lundkhwar Police Station, an official said counter-terrorism department (CTD) Mardan had registered a first information report (FIR) of the incident, however, when this correspondent contacted CTD official they said that Lundkhwar Police Station had registered a case into the incident.