Kendrapada, Dec 16 (Odisha.in) A notorious criminal Seikh Sajid 31, belonging to Usman Ali alias Tito gang suffered bullet injuries when the police open fireed at him on Saturday in Kakat chowk within Kendrapda town .
Police open fired at him in retaliation when Sajid and Kansei Munu fired bullet from their revolver at police jeep at Kakat chowk, Santanu Dash, Inspector -in-charge of Kendrapada police station told Odisha.in.
The injured criminal and three other criminals hurled bombs at two different places in Kendrapada town on Friday evening.
Three weeks back, the injured criminal and Kansei Munu had also hurled bomb at Rajashree hotel in Kendrapada town.
The injured criminal who is undergoing treatment at the district government hospital was involved in 24 cases of murder, dacoity, robbery and other crimes, the police officer added.
Tito was arrested two years ago from Kolkota and since then he has been languishing in Jail in Bhubaneswer.
Although his gang members continued to collect ransom forcefully from the contractors and businessmen few people dared to file FIR against them.