ASI, Constable shot dead in Hayatabad


PESHAWAR: Two police officials were shot dead during a search operation in the vicinity of Tatara police station in posh Hayatabad area here on Wednesday morning. According to police control, Assistant Sub-Inspector Riaz Khan and Constable Jaffar who were accompanying a police team during a search operation based on intelligence information, were shot dead by the firing of the accused present in a house. The police team when tried to enter a suspected house, fires were shots by the accused from inside the house, killing two of the cops on the spot. Police said seven suspects possessing weapons have been arrested and shifted to Tatara police station for interrogation. APP