Karachi Police in a joint operation with counterterrorism department (CTD) shot dead two suspected terrorists in an exchange of fire at the Super Highway in Karachi’s Janjal Goth area.
Four CTD personnel were also injured.
Civil Lines Station House Officer Raja Tariq, said an “encounter” between CTD personnel and “terrorists” took place in the area, in which 45-year-old Assistant Sub-Inspector Irfan, 47-year-old constable Arshad Khan, 50-year-old Constable Muhammad Amir and Constable Mola Bux, whose age was around 46-47 years old, were injured.
Two unidentified accused were killed in retaliatory action by the police”.
The wounded were shifted to Aga Khan Hospital while the bodies were taken to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, the statement said, adding the further investigations were under way.