OKARA - Two notorious robbers were killed and an SHO sustained gunshot wounds in a shootout here on Sunday. The police also recovered arms and snatched motorcycles from their possession.

According to Okara DPO Capt (r) Muhammad Faisal Rana, the police had taken two under custody accused to point out hideouts of their accomplices in Makki-Maddni Town, In the meanwhile, their accomplices attacked the police party and a shootout erupted between the police and the criminals.

In crossfire, two notorious outlaws identified as Asif alias Sunny and Sajid alias Sajju wanted by police in various cases of murder, robbery and others crimes were killed. The DPO said that the police also recovered arms including Kalashnikovs, pistols, bullets and three snatched motorcycles from the scene. SHO Inspector Tahir Waheed also sustained bullet injuries during the cross-fire with the dacoits and was admitted to DHQ Hospital Okara.