Sonepur, Mar 24: A JCB driver of a constuction company became critical after a miscreant opened fire at him over past enmity at Amsarbhata village under Subalaya police limits in the district today.
The victim has been identified as Bhajan Pradhan, a resident of Adal village.
According to the locals, Chakradhar Pradhan of Kasalpura village open fired at Bhajan while he was on the way to his work. The police rescued the victim and rushed him to the nearby hospital.
However, the accused managed to escape from the place before the police approached.
The police have lodged a complaint in this regard and initiated a probe into the matter.