Cuttack: Odisha Police today arrested Kendrapara-based gangster Hyder’s son Seikh Azharuddin and another person in connection with the firing during a concert at Katikata Bazar under Nischintkoili police limits.
As per police, the duo was involved in the firing incident where two persons were killed and three injured on November 21 night.
While Shaikh Imran (25) and Nityananda Mallik (30) were killed in the shooting, three others were injured.
Worth mentioning the deceased Shaikh Imran picked up a quarrel with a then unidentified person leading to the bloody fight. The accused pulled out a gun and opened fire at Imran killing him on the spot. When the spectators protested it, the accused also shot at them, injuring three persons.
Following the incident, police launched an investigation leading to arrest of the duo.