RAJANPUR - Notorious dacoit who was wanted by police in dozens of cases namely Gamal alias Gamli, was shot dead during a shootout with police and his two accomplices managed to flee from the scene here on Saturday.

According to police sources, acting on a tip-off, the police carried out a in suburban village of Rajanpur. As soon as the bandit sighted the police, they started firing indiscriminate gunshot on them which the police retaliated. The crossfire continued for quite some time. Resultantly most wanted dacoit Gamal alias Gamli who was sign of terror was killed while his two other accomplices managed to escape from the scene.  According to police Gamli was wanted in many cases of heinous crimes.