TOBA TEK SINGH- A police constable and an alleged dacoit were killed in an encounter took place near Nawan Lahore in Saturday night.

According to the police, four dacoits had ambushed near Chak 347-JB. On the seeing two cops, the dacoits opened fire on them. As a result, Naeem was injured seriously and then died. Later, police followed the dacoits and firing was exchanged between police and outlaws. As a result, a dacoit was also injured and later died.

His other accomplices fled away. Injured cop was shifted to Faisalabad Allied Hospital where he succumbed to bullet wounds. Till the filing of the report, the deceased suspect could not be identified. Funeral prayer of deceased cop was offered here in police lines which was also attended by DCO Waqas Alam, DPO Rana Shahzad Akbar and MNA Junaid Anwaar.

Meanwhile, Pirmahal police registered a case against one Zaheer Abbas on the charge of attempting to sodomise a Sarogodha University’s Lahore campus BS Student Amer Suhail. The complainant claimed that after getting off the bus, he was on way to his village Kot Pathana when the accused overpowered him and attempted to commit unnatural offense with him. However on raising alarm by him, people rescued him, he said.

THEFT: Thieves took away a transformer from a tubewell outside Chak 682/23 GB from the farmland of Khushi Muhammad.  

FACILITIES: Kamalia Government Veterinary Hospital and Slaughterhouse got in-charge after four months. Dr Sadiq Hussain has been appointed here against vacant post.

MPA Begum Nazia Raheel Gujjar said that the Punjab government have approved provision of two ambulances for Kamalia THQ Hospital in September.