Ganjam: A gupchup vendor was injured after being shot by an unidentified miscreant near at Balipadar area under Buguda police limits in Ganjam district on Sunday.
The victim has been identified as Dharmendra Singh of Madhya Pradesh. Reportedly, he has been staying in Ganjam for a long time.
According to information, the incident occurred while the victim was returning to his home when a bike-borne miscreant suddenly shot him before fleeing from the spot.
Later, locals rushed him to the MKCG Hospital and informed the police about the matter. Reportedly, his condition is said to be stable.
Police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter. Initial investigation suggests he was attacked over past enmity, said police.