Three alleged culprits killed in rangers encounter

KARACHI: Rangers on Monday claimed to have killed three culprits in an encounter in Surjani Town.

Rangers said three criminals were killed in exchange of fire in Surjani Town. They said rangers were on duty when culprits opened fire on them and in retaliatory fire from them, three criminals were killed. However, a rangers personal was injured in the shootout. They said a kalashanikov, a pistols, explosive material and a suicide jacket were recovered from the possesion of the accused.

Rangers said that identity of killed culprits could not be ascertained yet. The bodies were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities.