A 32-year-old hotelier from Pydhonie right here was arrested on Sunday for firing his airgun at a labourer and injuring him. In line with Pydhonie police, the incident occurred on Thursday night at round 10 pm when a gaggle of labourers have been sitting underneath the JJ Flyover close to Noor Mohammadi Resort in Pydhonie and allegedly consuming alcohol.
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One of many labourers, Jitendra Kumar Gurup Chand, was hit on his proper leg by shrapnel and he began bleeding. Chand noticed three individuals standing on the second flooring of the constructing that homes Noor Mohammadi Resort, with one in every of them holding an airgun, stated police.
“In his assertion, Chand stated the person had pointed his gun at him and requested him to depart the world,” stated a police officer. Chand and others then went to JJ Hospital the place the shrapnel was faraway from his leg.
On Saturday, Chand registered a First Info Report (FIR) on the Pydhonie police station. “We carried out an inquiry and after questioning a number of individuals within the constructing, as per the assertion given by Chand, the accused was recognized and arrested underneath the fees of 326 (offence of voluntarily inflicting grievous harm by harmful weapons) of the Indian Penal Code and Arms act,” stated senior inspector Subhash Dudhgaokar of the Pydhonie police station.
The accused, Mohammad Qureshi, is a hotelier and lives in Pydhonie. Preliminary investigations reveal that Qureshi was fed up with fights between alcoholics or drug addicts exterior his home, and determined to threaten them to scare them away together with his airgun, stated police.