Shikarpur: Trawler rammed into police picket; one constable dies, another injured

By: Waheed Phulpoto

SHIKARPUR Nov 05: A police constable was crushed to death while another police constable received severe wounds when a speeding trawler rammed into police picket at Sukkur-Shikarpur National highway in the limits of Hamayoon Police Station some 35 kilometers from here on Saturday morning.
According to SHO Hamayoon, Ali Baig Bijarani that, a speeding trawler heading for Quetta from Sukkur, went out of control from its driver and rammed into police picket, which resulted, one police constable named Dildar Hussain, 45, son of Muhammad Yousif Sanjrani, resident of Dawan Shah Muhalla Shikarpur, crushed to death while another police constable namely Ghulam Sarwar Chandio sustained severe wounds, SHO added.
The area police arrested the trawler driver identified as Muhammad Islam Arain while police have taken the trawler into their custody for further investigation.
The body of the deceased handed over to his heirs after conducting necessary medical formalities from Civil Hospital Shikarpur whereas injured police constable has been admitted there, SHO said.