In a shocking incident, four unidentified persons shot a youth in his foot and bundled him along with his companion in a Sumo vehicle in Kawangarpora area of Old City on Tuesday.
Eyewitnesses told CNS that two youth were on their way in Kawangarpora area of Saraf kadal when four persons in plain clothes intercepted them near Masjid Ali (RA) and started frisking them. In the meantime, one of the youth tried to flee from the spot while one amoung four unidentified persons took out his pistol and shot the youth in the foot.
Eyewitnesses told CNS that these unidentified persons caught hold of these two youth and ‘forcibly’ stopped a sumo vehicle. They said that all the passengers from the Sumo vehicle were dragged out and the tow apprehended youth were bundled into it and taken to some unknown destination.
A top police official said that the matter is mysterious and he can’t comment over it without ascertaining the facts. “It is better for you to talk to some higher official,” he said.
Despite repeated attempts, no police official could be contacted for the comment.