Balasore: Police on Sunday arrested a dreaded criminal from Bhogarai area in Balasore district. The arrested has been identified as Tapan Das alias Jagga.
According to sources, after receiving reliable information about the whereabouts of Jagga, a joint team of Karmada and Bhogarai police conducted a raid in Bhogarai area and apprehended him. A country-made pistol was seized from his possession.
Reportedly, five criminal cases including dacoity and extortion are still pending against the accused at different police stations.