Two alleged criminals arrested in encounter

KARACHI: Two alleged criminals were injured in a police encounter near Essa Nagri area of the metropolis on Thursday.

According to rescue sources, the accused were identified as Asad, aged around 28, son of Sharif, and his accomplice Noman, 25, son of Ismail. The encounter occurred near Essa Nagri flyover. The criminals were arrested by police and shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JMPC) for treatment.