Three dacoits were killed in a reportedly police encounter in Faisalabad while three dacoits were also killed in Multan and Sheikhupura. DSP-CIA Farooq Handal told that the police were fired when reached Satyana Road on receiving the report of the presence of five dangerous proclaimed offenders in the area. During the armed persons running away from the scene, their vehicle collided with a wall due to mist and in the meantime police reached there. The exchange of firing lasted for an hour during which three dacoits were killed while two succeeded in running away. Meanwhile, one dacoit was killed and one wounded while one injured was arrested in a police encounter near Subhanpur at Khanewal Road in Multan. In a dacoity bid at a valima ceremony in a village Chah Hassa of Sheikhupura, guests fired at the dacoits and killed two of them