**Berhampur** In an encounter with police, a dreaded criminal identified as Anant Narayan Pattnaik was injured and captured by the Aska police at Karanjei square on Friday morning.
Acting on a tip off of Patnaik’s whereabouts when the police tried to nab Anant, he opened fire at the cops. In retaliation, the cops too fired back resulting in his injury on right leg.
He was later admitted to the MKCG Hospital here.
Police has seized 1 mouzer (7mm) , 2 bullets and 1 motorbike from the spot.