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One injured in police encounter in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: One miscreant was critically injured in police encounter here at Hotel Swagat on Saturday evening. 

The police managed to nab six of his associates and interrogating them, sources said.

A mouser and six rounds of bullets were seized from their possession.  
 
Police had to resort to firing when a Quick Action Team (QAT) of the Commissionerate police was fired by miscreants, sources said.

Reports said the incident happened when the QAT acting on tip-off raided hotel Swagat to nab the miscreants who were planning to commit crime in the city.

When the special squad zeroed in on the miscreants, they opened fire at the police team which fired in retaliation injuring one Jitu Swain of Ganjam district.

Jitu has sustained bullet injury on both of his leg. He has been shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital at Cuttack as his condition was critical, sources said.


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