Injured witness in Asaram case succumbs


Bareilly: A key witness in the Asaram case, who was critically injured after being fired upon from a close range by unknown miscreants in the Puwanwa locality in Shahjahanpur on Friday evening. He was admitted to a hospital in a critical condition.

According to a doctor, a couple of operation was conducted on him but due to excessive bleeding his body paralyzed and was put on ventilator.

Shahjahanpur SSP Babloo Kumar said, “Earlier we registered a case under section 307 (attempt to murder) against unknown miscreants and now it will be converted to 302 (murder). We are hunting for the criminals.”