Deputy Superintendent of Police Allama Iqbal and two constables sustained injures during an alleged encounter in Swabi against militants. Swabi police say that a militant has also been killed in exchange of fire.
SWABI: A Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Allama Iqbal was martyred while two constables sustained injuries during an alleged encounter, Swabi police said here on Wednesday.
The police said that the officers embraced martyrdom during an encounter took place between police officials and suspects. A militant was also killed due to the exchange of fire.
“Search operation is underway in the area to arrest the culprits,” said police.