Two brothers have been severely injured after a bunch of assailants surrounded their automotive in West Delhi’s Subhash Nagar and fired a minimum of 10-12 rounds of bullets at them, the police stated Sunday. The victims are present process therapy at a hospital and their situation is essential, officers added.
The victims have been recognized as Ajay Chaudhary, former chairman of Keshobpur Mandi, and Jassi Chaudhary. The two have been close to their residence in Tihar village round 8 pm on Saturday when their car was intercepted at a busy visitors junction in Subhash Nagar, officers revealed.
A senior police officer stated, “We received a call from locals about the firing. We suspect more than a dozen rounds were fired. The team rushed to the area and the brothers were admitted to a hospital. The area was cordoned off and the crime team was called to collect evidence.”
CCTV footage of the incident reveals three assailants firing at a white automotive and following it. Passersby stopped, however didn’t step ahead to assist. No arrests have been made but, the police stated. The accused, who got here on bikes, managed to flee.
A case has been registered. The police suspect the boys have been contract killers employed by somebody over enterprise or private rivalry. “We are yet to ascertain the motive. It could be rivalry or gang war. We are also looking into the involvement of known men and associates,” the officer stated.
Meanwhile, DCP (west) Ghanshyam Bansal rushed to the spot. “We have sent several teams to nab the accused. CCTVs are being scanned to identify them and trace their route,” he stated.