DERA GHAZI KHAN - A proclaimed offender was killed in a shootout by the police here while his body was brought to the district headquarters hospital (DHQ) for autopsy.

As per detail, the police claimed Rab Nawaz was arrested from Multan as he was wanted to the police in a number of cases. He was being brought to the limits of Darrahma Police for identification of hideouts of the gang. Meanwhile, other members of the group opened fire on the police personnel which was retaliated by the police. Resultantly Rab Nawaz was killed by the fire from his accomplices.

The police, however, failed to arrest the accused and came back with dead body.