Police ASI Shot At By Unidentified Miscreants In Koraput, Hospitalised

**Koraput: ** While Koraput is on boil following minor tribal girl’s gangrape by allegedly armed men in uniform, unidentified miscreants reportedly attacked a police van in which the a police ASI has sustained bullet injuries and hospitalised in a critical condition.

The injured ASI belongs to Machkund Police Station in the maoist-infested district.
The shocking incident took place near Lamataput on Wednesday night while five police personnel including, the ASI and the concerned IIC were returning from there regular patrolling.

The injured ASI has sustained bullet injury on his neck and is being treated at Koraput District Headquarters Hospital.

It is suspected to be the handiwork of either Maoist or ‘ganja mafia’ (hemp).