Three held in Hyderabad encounters

HYDERABAD: Three accused were held in injured condition in three separate police encounters in Hyderabad, police said Wednesday.

The first encounter took place in the limits of City police station, the second Phalili police station and the third Fort police station.

The accused held in injured condition were shifted to Civil Hospital. They were identified as Sarwar Oudh, Ajmal Rafiq and Younis Rajput.

The police recovered pistols and a stolen motorcycle from them. “The accused had opened fire on the police, and they were injured in retaliatory firing,” the police spokesperson said.