A gang of seven dacoits killed three persons including two brothers on resistance and injured three others including a woman here in the Qadirabad Police precincts the other night.

According to details, in Jassowal village located on border with Sargodha district, seven bandits attempted to loot residents of different Deras. However, when the inhabitants offered resistance the dacoits fired indiscriminate gunshots, killing three persons including Nasar Iqbal, Zafar Iqbal, both brother and Inayat instantly while Noor Muhammad, Fateh Muhammad and his wife Bashiran Bibi sustained bullet injuries.

 The police reached the spot and shifted the dead bodies to THQ Hospital whereas the injured were evacuated to Rural Health Centre Bhekho Morr. The police have registered a case and started investigation.