Another Man openly Fires at Shaheen bagh Protestors shouts sirf Hinduon ki chalegi
A gunshot has been heard near the site of the anti-CAA protest in Delhi's Shaheen Bagh area. The shooter has been taken into custody.
The firing took place near Jasola red light. No one was injured in the incident which occurred at around 4:53 pm.
"The man had resorted to aerial firing. Police immediately overpowered and caught him," Delhi DCP Chinmay Biswal told ANI.
However, as per news agency PTI, the man opened fire behind the stage at the site where the protest, not the Jasola red light which is around 500 metres from the protest site.
While the cops claimed they overpowered the man while he was shooting, the agency said that he was overpowered by locals and handed over to the police.
In a video tweeted Milan Sharma the shooter can be hear saying, "Iss desh mein kisi ki nahin chalegi, sirf Hinduon ki chalegi. (In this country, no one but Hindus can have their say)."
Another incident of firing this time at Shaheen Bagh. Police took the man into custody. But n out before he said - “is desh main sirf hinduon ki chalegi aur kissi ki nahi chalegi” pic.twitter.com/SGA9FJGWBK— Milan Sharma (@Milan_reports) February 1, 2020