NOWSHERA: A policeman who was injured in encounter with drugs smugglers expired during treatment in the hospital today.

The deceased cop had sustained severe wounds during fire exchange with drugs peddlers in Zando Bandha area of Nowshera the other day, in which one smuggler was killed and another apprehended with drugs. He was under treatment at hospital where he breathed his last today morning.

The body of the policeman was handed over to heirs after medico-legal formalities.