Howrah: A fierce encounter between police and anti-social elements in West Bengal’s Howrah leaves one goon dead and two policemen injured on Saturday night.
As per reports, a gang-war broke out between two rival gangs in Belur’s Votebagan area on Saturday night. Police after receiving the information rushed to the spot to contain the situation and was fired upon by the miscreants.
The police personnel in retaliation opened fire on the gang members killing one Ganga Mahato while others escaped. Two policemen also sustained bullet injury in the gun battle.
A hunt has been launched by the cops to nab the culprits. The deceased Ganga Mahato was a known criminal and was involved in many criminal activities in the area.