Larkana: An explosive situation broke out as prisoners resorted to violent protests at being shifted to other jails. DSP Amin Khoso and DSP Aqeel were injured as police launched an operation to overcome the protests.
Rangers are now launching a joint operation along with the police to contain the situation. According to reports, nine policemen are being held captive by the prisoners.
On the other hand about 70 prisoners have voluntarily surrendered to the police and rangers.
According to the Larkana Central Jail SP, Abdul Ghaffar Dhar the prisoners went on a rampage protesting against the process of some 200 prisoners’ being shifted to some other jails
Operation is still underway and the violent situation has still not been contained completely. Several prisoners have also been injured.