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Saturday, December 07, 2019

Deadly attack on businessman in Lucknow

By on Saturday, December 07, 2019

Kshitiz Kant; Lucknow
A man, 48, shot at in the state capital of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday afternoon this week. According to eyewitnesses, Mr Naveen Gupta, a cigarette distributor, was carrying cash to deposit  in the bank that the motorbike-borne three unidentified assailants intercepted the scooty of Mr Gupta near Shastri Nagar crosssection in Lucknow and pumped at him 5 bullets of which 2 missed and 3 pierced .
Mr Gupta was heading toward Shastri Nagar cross-section, and a few meter before from the place the chasing assailants' motorbike intercepted Mr Gupta and began firing over him, told the eyewitness.
Mr Gupta who sustained bullets injuries was rushed to trauma centre KGMU Lucknow where he is being treated, his condition is said to be stable.
The police reached the spot immediately under  Police station Vajeerganj  and eyewitness provided the assistance to Mr Gupta carrying him to Medical University.
The spot where the incident took-place is situated at the border areas of three police stations, and this crime has been committed under the Khalabazar police station.
DIG Lucknow range also visited the place aftermath and the investigation is going on.
Still there is no information about the motive of the murder attempt of this businessman, while the police is constantly trying to find the clue through the CCTV footage clamped in the area.