Police foiled a plot of terrorism on the occasion of Chehlum of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) in Muzaffargarh, killing four terrorists in a clash.

According to DPO Rai Zamir-ul-Haq, police at a check post on Mehmoodkot Road intercepted a vehicle for routine checking, but the elements in the vehicle opened fire at the police.

The police retaliated and killed four terrorists in exchange of fire.

Suicide vests, rocket launchers and other weapons were recovered from the vehicle.

In a statement, Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif appreciated the police personnel for courageously acting and foiling a major terror bid.

He said the police officers and officials carried out a successful operation taking the terrorists to task.

The CM directed the concerned authorities to provide better medical treatment to the injured Police personnel.

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