Young inmate for shooting a businessman
Calcutta, Sept 14 (PTI) A person was arrested on Tuesday for his alleged involvement in a shooting incident in which a businessman was injured on the night of September 12 in southern Calcutta, police said.
The arrested person said he was part of a group of men on six two-wheelers, who were on their way to the immersion of an idol of Ganesh on Sunday evening, according to a senior Kolkata police officer.
The bikers argued with businessman Pankaj Singh and his friends over the maneuvering of his car and the latter slapped the youth.
He then called other people and one of them shot Singh, injuring him, the officer said.
The young arrested is questioned to get to know the other men in the group.
Singh, a resident of Howrah, is receiving treatment in a hospital.
The incident happened near Gorky Sadan, in the south of the city, as Singh and a few friends were returning home. PTI SCH
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