Jamshedpur: Kanhu Sawai was shot dead on Monday night by bike-riding masked miscreants near Ghoda Baba temple in Marine Drive behind Ramjanmnagar area of Kadma police station. The bullet hits his room while his colleague Purushottam narrowly escapes.
According to him, the masked miscreant who shot him is still far from the grip. At the same time police of Kadma police are ascertaining the truth of the case, how and when the incident happened. The matter is said to be doubtful. There is a possibility that the young man was shot with his own pistol. The police also took a statement of the injured at MGM Hospital. Kadma police are raiding for the arrest of the miscreants. An FIR has been lodged at Kadma police station against the unidentified two.
The injured told the police that they could not identify the shooters due to their face covering. Kanhu Savai has gone to jail in 2010 for shooting Shambhu. The matter being told is related to mutual rivalry and domination. Police are currently investigating the case. The injured said that he was consuming alcohol along with Purushottam at some distance from the temple.
Meanwhile two bikers from the bike came and escaped while firing bullets. A bullet hit him near the waist. Resentment was seen among Kanhu Savai’s colleagues regarding the incident. Seven months ago, he was attacked by Rajesh Mahananda and his comrades with chaos. The injured youth is a companion of Giri Rao of Kadma.