An encounter broke out between police and miscreants in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur on Tuesday. This incident took place at Shyam Nagar area. A wanted criminal Pawan Soni, who is a resident of Raebareli but currently staying in Barra area, was injured in the encounter. There was a bounty of Rs 25,000 on his head. Pawan has been admitted in the Kashiram Hospital of Kanpur for medical treatment. The other miscreants managed to escape.