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Armed men open fire outside district court in Rohtak, 6 injured

At Least Six Persons Were Injured In The Firing Who Were Rushed To A Nearby Hospital. The Attack Was Targeted On A Gangster Who Had Come There For A Hearing.

PTI | Updated on: 28 Mar 2017, 03:03:21 PM
Armed men open fire outside district court in Rohtak, 6 injured


Armed men opened indiscriminate fire outside a district court in Haryana's Rohtak on Tuesday.

At least six persons were injured in the firing who were rushed to a nearby Hospital. The attack was targeted on a gangster who had come there for a hearing. 

Three-four men, dressed as women, were waiting for gangster Ramesh Lohar outside the Rohtak court complex and opened fire on him and his aides immediately after they arrived there, police said.

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The attackers escaped on a motorcycle after the incident.Six persons, including Lohar and a lawyer, were injured in the firing. They were rushed to PGIMS, Rohtak.

The condition of one of them is stated to be critical, police said.Forensic experts have been rushed to the spot, police said.

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First Published : 28 Mar 2017, 02:53:00 PM