Bhubaneswar: A hardcore criminal, Muna Dehuri, was nabbed and injured in an exchange of fire ensued between him and police at Chowdwar early this morning. The criminal was identified
This is the second encounter resorted to by the Choudwar police during the last 24 hours. Earlier, another notorious criminal, Jitu, had been injured.
According to reports, the police intercepted Muna at a lonely police and asked to surrender. But he opened fire at them. Soon, police retaliated with gunshots in which Muna was injured. He has been admitted to a hospital.
There are more than 10 criminal cases pending at different police stations in Cuttack district, said police.