Indian Student Shot In California, Stays Critical


Sacramento: A 26 year old  Indian student from Telangana is critical after being fatally shot in California in the US.

Mubeen Ahmed,  who is pursuing MS from California University, was shot in a shop where he had taken up part time work. His father said they had got a call from the hospital where he was admitted that Mubeen was critical and unconscious.

The incident took place at 6pm on June 4. The family was informed about the incident on June 5 by some relatives.

“The hospital authorities have called me and said my son is in ICU and in critical condition. We require a visa to be with him,” Mujib Ahmed, father of the victim, who works for a defence establishment said. The family belongs to Sangareddy.

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Mujib said they had met Irrigation Minister T Harish Rao and other public representatives who were helpful.

Mubeen had gone to California in February, 2015.

MBT leader Amjedullah Khan has written to Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and NRI affair minister K T Rama Rao to help Mubeen’s family.