Mirpur Mathelo: (Maqbool Bozdar) Police has arrested an absconding dacoit Asghar S/O Mohammad Bux Samejo after an encounter near Mir Wari area in district Ghotki,  Police officials told Sindh Post.

Belo Mirpur Police was on a normal patrol in the area where they got engaged in an encounter with hardcore criminals. The encounter continued for 20 minutes in which Asghar got injured and two of his companions managed to flee, said SSP Ghotki Masood Bangash.

While speaking to Sindh Post Mr. Bangash informed that the arrested criminal is wanted in many cases, which include some cases of high intensity.

The operation against dacoits and other criminals is already in its full swing and the district will be kept clean from such elements, Said Mr. Bangash.

The arrested criminal is in police custody now and will be presented in the court after Further interrogation.