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Undertrial shot dead in Rohini court

IANS  |  New Delhi 

An undertrial was shot dead inside the Rohini complex here on Monday morning, police said.

"An undertrial prisoner Vinod alias Balle, a resident of Mangolpuri, was fired upon near the corridor by one Abdul Khan, a resident of Nangloi. The accused was overpowered and arrested from the spot along with the weapon," Rishipal, DCP of Rohini, told reporters.

The incident happened around 11:20 a.m. in the corridor near the canteen area when the undertrial was being taken back to jail from the court, he said.

The undertrial was rushed to a nearby hospital where the doctors declared him brought dead.

The accused was arrested from the spot and the weapon used in the crime seized.

--IANS

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First Published: Mon, November 13 2017. 14:36 IST
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