PESHAWAR, July 18: The Peshawar Police have arrested two accused in the murder cases of a lady health worker (LHW) and a policeman.

Superintendent of Police (rural) Mr Shakir Bangash told a news conference last night that they had arrested the accused after exchange of fire in Chamkani area.

During investigation, the accused confessed to have killed Constable Sartaj of the Kotwali Police Station and kidnapping and subsequent murder of a lady health worker.

The SP said two accused had managed to escape from the scene and that raids were being conducted to arrest them.

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