Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Banki, Jun 13:
A notorious criminal opened fire at policemen and managed to escape when the latter conducted a raid to nab him at Kalapathar Bazaar in Banki of Odisha’s Cuttack district today morning.
According to sources, a team of Baidesh police led by officer in charge (OIC) Sarat Chandra Sethy conducted a raid at Kalapathar Bazaar to nab criminal Mitu Khatei. However, Khatei fired three rounds of bullets at the cops and managed to flee the spot.
The bullets, luckily, went mistargeted and didn’t injure any of the policemen, sources said. Following the incident, police started raiding several places to nab Khatei.
Notably, several criminal cases are pending against Khatei at Baidesh and Banki police stations.