Men open fire from motorbike in central Kolkata, youth injured

Kolkata: One youth was injured when unknown men on a two-wheeler fired at him in a crowded road in the central part of Kolkata on Monday morning, police said.

Representational image. Reuters

Representational image. Reuters

A bullet hit a local youth, identified as Kalu, in the leg when the bikers opened fire.

Kalu was taking a relative's child to school at that time.

The two men on the motorbike, whom Kalu identified, had some issues with him for long, the police said.

"The bikers fired a couple of rounds before fleeing. One of the witnesses have noted down the number of the two-wheeler. We have launched a search for it," an officer of Kolkata Police's detective department said.

Kalu has been admitted to hospital.

PTI


Updated Date: Feb 15, 2016 12:11 PM

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