Aska: Notorious criminal Kalu Biswal alias Kalu has been admitted to MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur sustaining bullet injuries in an encounter with police late last night.
According to police, Kalu was on the way to Balipadar from Baliapali village. Acting on a tip-off, a joint team of Aska and Badagada police chased him. Seeing the police getting closer to him, the criminal oped fire at the police, following which police retaliated. He sustained bullet injuries on his right leg and fell down from the motorcycle.
Police later admitted him to the government hospital in Aska and then shifted him to MKCG Medical College and Hospital as his condition deteriorated.
More than 10 cases of dacoity, loot, snatching, extortion and attempt to murder are pending in Aska, Dharakot, Sorada, Badagada and Kabisuryanagar police stations against the criminal following which police were after Kalu.
Police have seized a numberless Bajaj bike, one mouser and three live cartridges from his possession.