RAHIMYAR KHAN- A notorious outlaw was killed while five others managed to escape after exchange of fire with police here on Sunday.

The police were tipped off that a gang of robbers had established a picket and was engaged in looting citizens near Fatehpur, Kamalia on National Highway in Rahim Yar Khan. The police went after the bandits, however, as soon as they sighted the police, they started firing on them. Meanwhile, a shootout erupted which lasted for some time.

Resultantly, a notorious criminal was killed while five others fled the scene. The police recovered arms and looted valuables from the possession of the killed robber.