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Two dacoits held in encounter with police.

GUJRANWALA -- Two dacoits were arrested during an encounter with police here on Jagna Bazar Jinnah Road here the other day.

According to police, two armed men entered a general store and snatched cash from the storeowner. On being informed of the incident, a Dolphin Force squad rushed to the spot. Seeing police heading towards them, the dacoits resorted to firing on them. In retaliatory firing by the police, one of the two dacoits namely Talal sustained injuries. The held both the dacoits and shifted the injured one to hospital.

FIVE HELD FOR LAND FRAUD

A team of Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) arrested five members of a gang notorious for grabbing lands from Gujrat the other day.

According to ACE sources, a citizen Umer Hayat submitted an application to the ACE authorities stating that accused stamp vendor Atif along with accomplices including Javed, Allah Ditta, Ansar Ayub and Iqbal prepared a bogus stamp paper and transferred a house and a piece of land measuring 89 kanals owned by his cousin worth millions of rupees in their names.

During investigation, the allegation levelled against the accused was proved true and the ACE Gujrat circle officer held all the accused.

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Publication:The Nation (Karachi, Pakistan)
Date:May 19, 2018
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