Delhi: Criminal injured in encounter with police in Sarai Kale Khan area
New Delhi, Aug 2: An encounter that broke on Wednesday early morning between police and a criminal of Neeraj Bhanja gang, in Sarai Kale Khan area near Millennium depot has concluded.
Criminal received a bullet injury during the encounter, and was shifted to a hospital. The accused, Saddam Hussain, was previously involved in seven crime cases and was wanted in a firing incident that occurred Kotla Mubarakpur, the officer said.
Police had received information that Hussain would come near the Millennium depot on a motorcycle.
Subsequently, a trap was laid to arrest him. Hussain fired at the policemen, who retaliated.
He suffered bullet injuries in the exchange of fire and was taken to a hospital, the officer said.
(with PTI inputs)