SHOOT, BUT DON’T KILL: KEEN CRIMINALS, PINAK MISHRA, SP.
Berhampur,21/12/18:Launching a crackdown on police log book in Ganjam today Berhampur Police this morning around 6.30 am arrested hardcore anti-social Jaya Pradhan of Bopmokei under Nuagaon Police station,Berhampur. The exchange of fire took place at Changudidei hill near village Derandi under Digapahandi Police station.
Pradhan has sustained injury on his left leg and immediately shifted to Digapahndi PHC for medical treatment and after preliminary treatment he was shifted to Berhampur MKCG-MCH Hospital.
As per the report, a team of Nuagaon Police conducted the raid after getting a tip-off on the presence of the criminal duo near Chagudidei late last night. During the raid the duo tried to escape from the spot by opening fire at the cops and sustained bullet injury on their legs in retaliation.
Police seized one Pulser motor cycle, one country made pistol, three fired cartridges, one life bomb, bits and pieces of exploded bombs have been seized from the possession of the arrested criminal during the encounter and arrested. One associate of the anti-social has managed to escape. Search for the absconded anti-social is going ON.
According to Addl.SP,Santanu Kumar Dash,the antisocial was involved in more than 20 cases of attempt to murder, Robbery, NDPS cases of Sadar, Badsbazar, Hinjili PSs of Ganjam district as well as Jatani district of Khurdha.
In attempts of apprehension of the antisocial Debashis Mahanty, IIC Digapahandi PS and two more staff of the PS have also sustained injuries. Detail follows.