Balasore: As many as four persons sustained critical injuries in a clash between a group of robbers and several villagers at Haridapada under Soro police limits in Odisha’s Balasore district last night.
According to reports, the robbers intercepted one Sudam Charan Bauli of the locality near Pitakalia Chhak when he was returning home. He telephoned his associates for help, after which the robbers attacked him. Moments later, some villagers reached the spot on hearing Sudam’s scream.
A violent clash erupted between the two groups, during which four persons, including Sudam, were critically injured. On being informed, police reached the place and managed to nab one of the robbers.
The injured ones have been admitted to Soro Hospital for treatment.