Two TTP men killed in Karachi police encounter

KARACHI: Two men, who have been identified as the activists of Tehreek e Taliban Pakistan (TTP), killed in an alleged police encounter that took place in Sohrab Goth area of the city, Aaj News reported.

According to CID police, on a tip-off the targeted action was taken in Sohrab Goth, where the accused opened fire at the police. On retaliation, police shot dead two accused.

The deceased are identified as Abdullah and Zikaria from whom weapons were also recovered.

According to the police sources, two more accused managed to escape.