He while posted at PS Peoples Colony on receipt of information that a gang of criminals involved in murder of Police Officers, robberies, dacotity cases. A team headed by SI Taj Muhammad, SHO PS Peoples Colony alongwith other police officials was constituted to raid their residence on seeing the police party the criminals resorted to indiscriminate firing. The reading team in self defense also retaliated. SI Taj Muhammad received serious bullet injuries at the hands of criminals. Exchange of firing continued for some time resultantly all the four criminals sustained injuries and expired at the spot. SI Taj Muhammad was removed to Hospital but in the way he succumbed to his injuries. A case FIR No.272/09 u/s 302/353/324/34 PPC PS D-Type Colony has been registered.