A young man shot his two friends after a gunfight Tuesday night in Jagatpuri area of Shahdara district of Delhi. After the incident, the accused absconded. In serious condition, Israr (18) and Salman (22) were rushed to nearby Hedgewar Hospital, where doctors declared Israr dead. At the same time, Salman was referred to AIIMS Hospital when the condition deteriorated.
Police registered a case of murder and arrested the accused Sumit (19) at night. After a preliminary investigation, the police have come to know that the accused Sumit shot them both in a conspiracy between mutual rivalry and money transactions. Delhi Police has also used pistol in the incident. The case is being investigated by interrogating the accused.
According to police, Israr lived in New Govindpuri with the family. There are parents and other members of their family. Israr used to do welding work. At the same time, Salman and accused Sumit live with their families in Rashid Market, Khureji. The three youths were friends among themselves. Salman works as an electrician while Sumit is unemployed.
On Tuesday night, all three were sitting in Jagatpuri area and drinking alcohol. During this time, the three got into an argument. Meanwhile, Sumit took out the pistol and shot it in the chest of Israar and in the stomach of Salman. Israar died on the spot, while Salman is undergoing treatment.
The Delhi Police is investigating the case by questioning Sumit. During the investigation, the police has come to know that there was a dispute between Sumit and Israar two or three months ago on the transaction of money and on something. It is being feared that Sumit carried out the crime at the same time.