Jharsuguda: Three youths were arrested in a firing case held at Jharsuguda Bus Stand on 17th September at 11.45 P.M. where the 28 years old youth, Munu Mistry succumbed to his injures on 19th September at VSS Medical Hospital, Burla while undergoing treatment.
In a Press Conference, Jharsuguda S.P. Dilip Deo said two teams were formed to nab the accused under SDPO Raj Kishore Paikray, three accused identified as Amit Sonkar (22) , Chhotu Khattick (22) , Arvind Sahu (22) were arrested Under Section 302,34 PC/25/27 Indian Arms Act . The main reason behind the scuffle was due to non payment of Shop rent for past 4 months which was being let out by Munu Mistry to the accused and the monthly extortion money of Rs. 1500 from them. On 17th September, when Munu again demanded extortion, the trio had scuffle with him and Chhotu khattick had fired two rounds from the country made double barrel pistol in which Munu was injured and succumbed to his injuries on 19th September. Munu Mistry, is involved in nine other cases against him.
“A Country made double barrel pistol along with four live cartridges and one fired cartridges has been seized from them.” Said S.P. Dilip Deo