MUZAFFARGARH - As many as Three alleged bandits were killed in a shootout with the police in Chak 350/TDA Qadeerabad in the remit of Chowk Sarwar Shaheed Police, about 100-km away from here Sunday evening, said DPO Rai Zameerul Haq.

According to DPO Rai Zameerul Haq, the police intercepted the dacoits near Chak 350/TDA, who were escaping after snatching a motorcycle. The police claimed that the dacoits opened fire on the police personnel. However, the police retaliated during which the accused were killed. He said that the police recovered two Kalashnikovs and three pistols from the accused.