NEW DELHI, Four criminals were killed and six policemen wounded Saturday in a fierce gunfight in Indian capital city of New Delhi, police said.
The gunfight broke out in the Chattarpur area of the city.
"Four criminals were killed today in an encounter with police here at Chattarpur area," a police official said. "The dead include the wanted criminal Rajesh Bharti and his three accomplices."
According to the official, six policemen were also wounded in the shootout.
Police said the gunfight broke out after police laid a trap following an intelligence information.
Bharti, according to police, was a hardened criminal carrying a reward. Earlier this year he fled from police custody in Haryana.
Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK