KARACHI: Two police officials died and the female Station House Office (SHO) of Surjani Town, who was embroiled in a spat with worshippers during this Ramadan, got severely wounded when her mobile van overturned because of speeding during patrolling in the jurisdiction of Surjani police station on Friday night.
The woman SHO, Sharafat Khan, was reportedly trying to catch a group of drug peddlers in rocky terrain.
On April 10, residents of Orangi Town allegedly beat police officials for stopping them from mass gatherings for Friday congregation at Peerabad area.
The incident took place outside Haqqani Mosque which had left three police officials including one woman injured. An eyewitness had claimed that the woman police officer had entered the mosque wearing shoes and abused an old man.