15 February 2019
Ganjam: A notorious criminal named Mohammad Imran was injured in police encounter on Gandisula road in Bhanjanagar area here today morning.
Reportedly, the exchange of fire took place at around 6.20 am near Soradevi temple and Gandisula road. Imran sustained two gunshot injury on his legs and the cops too sustained injuries. While a bike and a 9mm pistol along with one round ammunition have been seized from the spot, one of Imran’s associate Keshav has gone absconding. A special team has been constituted to nab him as well.
Imran was one of the main accused in Bhanjanagar market series bombing on February 7. After the encounter, he was rushed to Bhanjanagar Community Health Centre and was later shifted to MKCG Medical College and Hospital.