Jamshedpur, Feb. 26: Apparently, there is a spurt in criminal activities in and around the steel city in recent days. After the death of three, five people in four separate incidents within a fortnight, another criminal incident was reported on Friday.
On Friday evening, criminals opened fire on a car near Vasundhara Estate under the Mango police station area. Fortunately, the passengers in the care somehow managed to escape the attack, but the mirrors of the car were shattered.
According to reports, Shaktinath Singh was traveling in his Hyundai i10 car with his friends Ranchit Giri and Rajkishore and as the car reached near Vasundhara Estate, unidentified criminals opened fire at them. It seems that the miscreants were waiting for Singh and his friends.
Soon after escaping the attack, Singh and his friends reached the SSP office to lodge a complaint. Singh informed that criminals fired nine rounds.