Two rowdies were shot below the knee by the Bengaluru City Crime Branch after they tried to escape and even assaulted a CCB team member with a knife near BTM lake, on Monday morning.
The incident happened near BTM lake, Ranka colony road as both rowdy-sheeters tried to escape and attacked a CCB staff Hanumeshi with a knife, which prompted Inspector Puneet and Keshavmoorty to fire at them in self-defence.
The accused have been identified as Satish Sedka and another as Handi Mahesh, with a long history of serious crimes.
Both have been admitted in Victoria hospital. The police have also recovered a swift car from them.
Numerous cases are registered against Satish in Korammangal police station while Handi Mahesh is wanted in a murder case.
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