Policeman, criminal injured during encounter in UP

Sambhal: A policeman & a offender have been wounded in an encounter here on Thu. & a pistol, that has been looted from police throughout an anti-CAA dissent, has been also recovered, an officer said.

“On Thu. in the morning, throughout an encounter, a police jawan & a offender have been wounded. A pistol has been recovered from that wounded offender,” Supervisor of Police (SP) Yamuna Prasad stated.

“During this probe, it has been identified that the pistol has been looted on Dec 20 previous year throughout an anti-CAA (Citizenship Amendment Act) dissent,” he stated.

The SP stated that the wounded policeman, Rahul, & the offender, Naseem, were hospitalised.