Satish Aditya
Muzaffarpur :  For the first time, Muzaffarpur police under the leadership of SSP Jayant Kants on September 13, 2021, foiled a bank dacoity bid at a Bank of Baroda (BoB) branch at Pachrukhi under  Motipur police station (PS) in Muzaffarpur District in North Bihar. In an fierce encounter between police and criminals, four criminals received gun shot injuries and were arrested and admitted to  hospital at Muzaffarpur. No police personnel  was hurt in the encounter, according to police sources.

SSP, Muzaffarpur, Jayant Kant, on a tip off,  with other senior officers  and police force  timely reached the Bank of Baroda branch at Pachrukhi at around 3 .30 pm after four  criminals had enteredthe Bank to loot cash. Police surrounded the bank premises. Sensing they were surrounded by police, the criminals started firing and in retaliation, police also fire on them. Four  criminals  were injured in the encounter and were  arrested and admitted to a hospital.

When contacted,  SSP Jayant Kant said that details will be given later as  raids were being conducted to nab some more criminals .