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Karachi: SHO Injured in Encounter with Dacoits

KARACHI: The Landhi SHO suffered serious injuries in an alleged encounter with armed dacoits on Monday.

According to details, the SHO Saadat Butt was taken to the Jinnah Hospital for treatment after he received a bullet in his chest during an encounter in Landhi area of Karachi.

The injured SHO has been shifted to the Agha Khan Hospital due to the critical condition where he is fighting with death.

Police said that the armed dacoits on motorcycles were looting the citizens near Landhi No.4.

When the SHO Saadat along with a mobile reached the spot while patrolling the area, the dacoits opened fire on them and fled the scene, police added.

The police found 9mm bullet cases from the place of incident and started search operation to nab the suspects.