Nayagarh, Oct 27: Notorious criminal and most wanted of Nayagarh, Bikash Behera has been hospitalized after a mob thrashed him over opening fire on Wednesday.
Police rescued him from the public rage and admitted him into hospital in unconscious state.
Sources said, Bikash created panic at Madhykahanda village under Dasapalla police limit in the evening, opening fire on the crowded street. Aggrieved over it, crowd took hold of the arms and thrashed him violently.Consequently, Bikash sustained critical injuries and became faint at the spot.
Being informed, Daspalla police rushed to the spot and rescued him from the enraged public. There are as many as 20 criminal cases against Bikash in different police stations and he was wanted by police for the same.