KARACHI:,,, Mominabad police on Thursday claimed to have killed two alleged dacoits during an encounter at Zia Chowk in Orangi Town within the limits of Mominabad police station.
Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) West Irfan Baloch said that two alleged bank dacoits were killed in an encounter with police in Orangi Town. He said that the accused had looted Rs 4.5 million from an Islamic bank in Orangi Town three months back.
Baloch said that killed dacoits belonged to inter banks dacoits group and they were involved in the looting of several banks. He said that two pistols with bullets and a snatched motorcycle were also recovered from their possession.
The bodies were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities. Further investigation was under way.