Woman, her male friend shot at by stalker in South Delhi

A woman and her male friend were allegedly shot at by a man, who was allegedly stalking the woman, near Siri Fort in south Delhi.

Published: 06th November 2016 05:51 AM  |   Last Updated: 06th November 2016 05:51 AM   |  A+A-

gun - ap

For representational purpose

By PTI

NEW DELHI: A woman and her male friend were allegedly shot at by a man, who was allegedly stalking the woman, near Siri Fort in south Delhi.
    
After injuring the woman and her friend, the accused also shot himself, police said.
    
The incident took place around 9.45 PM and all the three were rushed to AIIMS, they said.
    
Kajal and Jatin Sarkar, who work together at a call centre in Noida, were talking outside a park when the accused walked up to them and allegedly got into an argument with them and
later fired at them, police said.
    
The accused is the son of a CISF constable and had used his father's licensed pistol to shoot the two.
    
Police said that Jatin had gone to meet the woman along with his friend Alok who managed to escape and informed police.
    
A case has been registered and further investigation is underway.
    
Jatin and Kajal have sustained bullet injuries on their abdomen and chest respectively, while the accused fired at his forehead.
    
The accused had been stalking the woman for some time now and suspected her of being in a relationship with Jatin.

Stay up to date on all the latest Delhi news with The New Indian Express App. Download now

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.