VEHARI, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 4th August, 2016) : Five dacoits were killed in an encounter with police in Burewala New Model Town. According to police here on Friday, five armed dacoits entered into a house in New Model Town area and made hostage the inmates at gun point and started looting precious house holds. The people informed the police about dacoity incident and the police reached the spot. However, seeing police, the dacoits opened fire at policemen and the police also returned fire in self defence. As a result all the five dacoits were killed on spot. On information DPO Muhammad Saleem also reached the spot and appreciated the police party. Police took the bodies into its custody and shifted to hospital for postmortem.