Odisha: Hardcore Criminal Injured, Nabbed In Bolangir Police Encounter

17 June 2019


Bolangir: In a successful encounter by Bolangir police, hardcore criminal Sitaram Rana was injured and nabbed near Mahimunda area under Puintala Police limits on Sunday night.

Acting on a tip-off, the cops conducted raid in late night at Mahimunda where Rana was present. In a bid to flee, Rana fired at the cops. Police fired at Rana in retaliation and he sustained a bullet injury on  his left leg.

Rana is currently undergoing treatment at Burla hospital in Sambalpur. As per reports, he was involved in several cases of loots, robbery and snatching.

Police have also seized a country-made mouser from him.