Firing: A young man has been fired upon by two unidentified persons at New RNA Mhada Colony in Vashinaka, Chembur. The incident has caused a stir in the area. An eyewitness to the incident said that an attempt was made to kill the youth with a sword.
However, the young man was killed as he tried to defend himself. RCF police immediately rushed to the spot and further investigation was underway.
Ravindra Gaikwad alias Pintya, a resident of Vashinaka, was attacked this evening by two unidentified persons. “I was in my yard,” said Pinta, who was injured in the attack. One of the two unidentified men on the bike aimed a gun at me but I missed it while firing. She hit the front wall and fired another shot, but I missed it. Another tried to attack with a sword. The sword slipped from my shoulder as I missed it. When I picked up a large rock and threw it at them, it passed over the bike.
A woman at the scene told police that the incident took place in front of her. A high-level police investigation is now underway. Additional DCP Sanjay Darade, DCP Krishnakant Upadhyay, Vaponi Balasaheb Awate visited the spot and got information about the inciden.