Cuttack, Sep 9: A businessman of Cuttack has been critically injured after two miscreants fired shots at him on Thursday.
The incident took place at the Kandarpur area under Cuttack rural police limit in the afternoon.
Sources said, two unidentified bike-borne youths shot at the businessman on the street and escaped from the spot. As a result, the man sustained critical injuries in his body.
He was rushed to SCB Medical College and Hospital for treatment.
Being informed, police ventured to the spot and initiated an investigation.
However, clues regarding the accused and the reason behind the incident are yet to be ascertained.