Men opened fire during an anti-encroachment drive in Islamabad on Sunday.
The police said that firing was started by members of a land mafia. Four suspects have been arrested and shifted to the Bhara Kahu police station.
The Capital Development Authority started its operation against ‘illegally’ constructed buildings in Millpur Zone-III. A bulldozer was brought to the site too. The operation was temporarily halted after the firing.
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Deputy Commissioner Hamza Shafqaat said that members of a land mafia opened fire on the CDA’s team. He remarked that the operation will continue on February 11, Monday.
Five shops have been razed in Zone III.