Two bandits killed in encounter; one citizen also lost life

KARACHI:Two bandits were killed and a citizen lost his life during a dacoity incident in Saddar area of the city on Sunday.

Two bandits entered a mobile market in Saddar and tried to loot a citizen. They shot and injured the citizen when he offered them resistance.

In the meantime, citizens at the scene overpowered a bandit and beat him up severely, while his accomplice opened fire on police. In retaliatory fire by police, the bandit was killed.

The injured bandit was shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi for treatment, where he died.