Pahadi Cheeta Gang chief killed in encounter

Rourkela: In a major gun battle, the head of the Pahadi Cheeta Group, a criminal gang which had been spreading panic in the district, was killed in an encounter with police on Saturday night. He was identified as Dilip Sahu who had been heading the gang for last few years.
 
When the police tried to arrest Sahu, he allegedly opened fire at the security personnel leading to an exchange of fire. After a few minutes of firing, Sahu was finally killed. Gun and bullets were seized from the spot. Police intensified combing operation there to arrest other members associated with the gang.
 
Another leader of the gang, Arjun Sahu, was shot dead by the police some days ago.