Woman hospitalised after being shot at over suspected land dispute in Varanasi
The bike-borne miscreants reached Anjani Patel's house under Sarnath police station limits
A 50-year-old woman was shot injured at her residence by three unidentified men allegedly over a property dispute at Hridaypur village here, police said today.
The bike-borne miscreants reached Anjani Patel's house under Sarnath police station limits. They called out the woman and started hitting her from the butt of their country-made gun, the police said. On seeing her mother being beaten by the men, Patel's daughter Sunita began shouting for help and the miscreants then opened fire on them, the police said.
A bullet hit Patel's neck and the miscreants dropped their. 32 bore gun and cartridges near the house and fled the spot. Patel was rushed to BHU's Trauma Centre, where she was undergoing treatment and her health condition was critical, they said. In primary investigation, the incident emerged to be a fallout of a land dispute, the police said.
This story has been sourced from a third party syndicated feed, agencies. Mid-day accepts no responsibility or liability for its dependability, trustworthiness, reliability and data of the text. Mid-day management/mid-day.com reserves the sole right to alter, delete or remove (without notice) the content in its absolute discretion for any reason whatsoever
Know Your Rights: Equality at Home and Work