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Four held in Cuttack firing case


OST Bureau
Cuttack, Sept 1
Four persons were arrested and forwarded to court on Saturday in connection with the firing incident on August 22 in which two young contractors had received bullet injuries, police said.

The Chauliaganj police on Saturday arrested Santosh Sahu (24), Kabindra Dhal (29), Subash Panda (21) and Nayan Mohanty (24) and charged them under several sections of IPC, including section 307 (attempt to murder) and forwarded them to court. Police have seized a car, a country-made revolver and three bullets from the arrested persons.

These four men had allegedly kidnapped contractors Sagar Swain and Sidharth Nayak from the Nuabazar area of the city on August 22 afternoon in connection with a tender-related dispute and had fired at them, police said.