Three injured in police encounter

KARACHI: Three alleged criminals were injured in a police encounter in Korangi area on Saturday. According to rescue sources, the encounter occurred near Block No. 5 in Korangi area, in which three criminals opened fire on a raid party. The police opened retaliatory fire on them. As a result, three criminals sustained injuries and were arrested in wounded condition.

They were identified as Asif Khan, 22, Ejaz Manzoor, 26, and Zeeshan Taj Mohammad, 24.

Later, the injured accused were brought to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JMPC) for treatment.