Two Rangers personnel killed in encounter in Karachi

KARACHI: As many as two Rangers personnel dead in an encounter with unknown armed men in a Landhi raid on Tuesday morning.

According to Rangers officials, a raid was conducted in Khurramabad area of Landhi upon receiving a tip off about the presence of armed suspects belonging to banned outfits.

The suspects immediately opened fire indiscriminately on the Rangers personnel, as a result of which they got critically injured, after which they were shifted to hospital where they succumbed to their injuries.

Reports claimed that about six to seven armed men were firing at the Rangers.