FEROZEWALA - Three high ranking officials of district level of Health Department have gone underground with the fear of arrest.

They are wanted by the Anti-Corruption Establishment owing to their embezzlement amounting to worth Rs 30 million in dengue virus spray and polio vaccine.

The ACE following the direction of Secretary Health Arif Nadeem got registred the case against Executive District Officer Health Dr. Zafar Iqbal Khokhar, District Health Officer Munir Ghauri, and Medical superintendent Dr. Yousaf Kazmi. On contacting, Deputy Director Anti-Corruption establishment Naeem-ur-Rehman Khan said that the record provided by the department to get register the case against former health officials indicates their involvement in the fraud.

However, the real position would be cleared as soon as the three accused would appear before investigation team.

5 butchers arrested: The Assistant Commissioner Sharaqpur Dr. Lubna Nazir arrested 5 butchers on the  charge of selling unhygienic meat on Friday.

Five butchers identified as Shakeel, Ramzan, Nazir, Fiaz and another were sent to jail besides imposing fine of Rs 5,000 each.

Outlaw killed by passerby: An outlaw was killed by a passerby near Farooqabad while three other of his accomplices fled from the site. According to details, four highway robbers set up a picket on a road in the limit of Saddar Farooqabad police station and were looting the commuters.

Meanwhile, Barkat Ali and his colleague on a motorcycle reached the site.

The outlaws tried to rob them.

At the same time some other motorcyclists came their and one of them opened fire at outlaws killing one on the spot while three others fled from the scene.