Three killed in alleged police encounter at Nawabshah

Nawabshah, Sindh: Three alleged bandits were killed by police in a questionable encounter here, while the inspector general police Sindh summoned SSP Nawabshah Javed Jaskani when the media broke the news about the ‘fake police encounter’.

Nawabshah police last night had killed three men, Saleh Machhi, Chanesar Machhi and Aasiq Kori in an alleged fake encounter. The bodies were sent on Wednesday to People Medical College Hospital Nawabshah for postmortem instead of sending them to nearby Daulatpur Hospital. The postmortem report is yet to be issued. However, police registered a case and handed the bodies to heirs.

The IGP Sindh taking a strong notice of the media reports about the fake police encounter summoned SSP Nawabshah Javed Jaskani for explanation, said police sources.