A 52-year-old man was shot at allegedly by two unidentified males on bike for resisting a theft bid on the Shahdara flyover in Delhi, police stated on Thursday.
The sufferer, recognized as Manish, sustained a bullet damage in his abdomen and is present process remedy at a hospital in Patparganj, they stated, including that he’s out of hazard now.
The police stated the identities of the accused are but to be established and groups have been fashioned to hint them.
In accordance with them, the incident occurred round 7.30 pm on Wednesday when Manish and his brother, Arun, have been returning dwelling. They dwell in Ramprastha in Ghaziabad district of Uttar Pradesh.
Because the brothers reached the Shahdara flyover, two males intercepted them on a motorbike and tried to grab their bag. Going through resistance, one of many accused allegedly took out a pistol and shot at Manish earlier than fleeing, the police stated.
A case has been registered below part 399 (making preparations to commit dacoity), 397 (theft or dacoity with try the trigger demise or grievous damage) and 307 (try to homicide) of the Indian Penal Code, a senior police officer stated.
Police are searching for CCTV footage from areas alongside the route, he stated.