Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Aska, Aug 2:
Dreaded criminal Bulu Patra was injured in an encounter with police at Bhutatota in Banapur near Aska of Odisha’s Ganjam district early this morning.
According to reports, Bulu fired at policemen when the cops were chasing him. Police fired in retaliation in which Bulu sustained bullet injuries on his right leg.
Though Bulu was nabbed, his associate managed to flee the spot. One mouser, three bullets, two mobile phones and a bike were seized from his possession, sources said.
Bulu was initially rushed to Aska hospital in a critical condition for treatment and later shifted to MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur.
More than 10 cases including those of murder and dacoity are pending against Bulu at several police stations, sources added.