Cuttack: As many as 11 dreaded criminals, including gangster Sakeel, would be externed from the Silver City here.
The Commissionerate Police has initiated process to declare these criminals as ‘Tadipaar’. Cuttack Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Pinak Mishra has sent a proposal in this regard to twin city Police Commissioner Saumendra Priyadarsi, sources said.
The dreaded criminals, including Sakeel, Sashikant Khandei alias Danny and Milan Lenka, have been served notices to submit their replies on October 28, said a police officer.
“Each one of the 11 criminals has been booked in at least 10 cases at various police stations in the city here. They have been released from prisons on bails. The Commissionerate Police has planned to declare them Tadipaar in an attempt to prevent them from committing fresh crimes in the city,” said the official.
Arrest warrants would be issued against the 11 criminals if they do not leave the city after being declared as Tadipaar, said the DCP.