OKARA-Two dacoits allegedly were gunned down in a shootout with police here on Tuesday. According to DPO Faisal Rana on a tip-off, the police carried out a raid near Darbar Qurban Shah. The DPO claimed that the dacoits, however, resorted to intense firing on the policemen as they arrived at the scene, which the latter retaliated. Resultantly two robbers identified as Yaseen and Allah Rakha were killed. The DPO said that the robbers had been involved in several cases of heinous crimes.

The fleeing dacoits will be arrested soon.