Blank firing in front of FM College

Balasore: Panic gripped the busy street in front of Fakir Mohan college here after an unidentified youth blank fired six rounds of bullet on Friday morning.

According to sources, a youth armed with a country made pistol blank fired six bullets in front of the college at around 10.30 am today.

Reports said, three-four youths also accompanied the youth who blank fired in front of the college.

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Though no one was injured in the firing, panic gripped the locality. The reason behind the firing is yet to be ascertained.

Being informed about the incident, police rushed to spot and has started an investigation into the matter.

More details are awaited.