The Hush Post | 5:16pm | One-minute read |
Unknown assailants fired upon two persons in Chandigarh’s Sector-17 Wednesday afternoon. The two men inflicted serious injuries and were rushed to the hospital. One of the victims succumbed to his injuries in the hospital. The condition of the second is reported to be stable.
The firing incident took place in broad daylight near the Sector-17 police station. Reports say that the assailants, four in number, arrived in an auto and opened indiscriminate fire upon the two men who were caught unawares. The attackers are said to have covered their faces.
Primary investigations point towards an old rivalry. Sources say the four men who carried out the attack are taxi drivers and the two victims too drove taxis.
Sector-17 police soon reached the spot and sealed the area. The police are investigating the matter further.