Two wanted miscreants held in Jaunpur

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Jaunpur (UP): Two notorious criminals, carrying rewards of Rs 25,000 and Rs 10,000 on their heads respectively, were arrested following a brief encounter in the Kerakat area of Uttar Pradesh district, police said on Thursday.
Superintendent of Police (SP) Ashok Kumar said that the Kerakat, Chandwak and Jalalpur police arrested Ashwani Singh, who was carrying a reward of Rs 25,000 on his head and Sonu Yadav, carrying a reward of Rs 10,000 on his head near the Kharagsenpur culvert in the Kerakat area.
Meanwhile, two miscreants managed to escape in the dark.
During the exchange of fire in the encounter, a Sub-Inspector Sanjay Singh and a miscreant sustained bullet injuries and both of them have been admitted to a hospital.