Man fires at wedding, kills a boy

A 12-year-old boy got killed and a woman was injured when a man opened fire at a wedding ceremony in Garbada taluka of Dahod district, police said.

Last Updated: Mar 26, 2011, 15:51 PM IST

Dahod (Guj): A 12-year-old boy got killed
and a woman was injured when a man opened fire at a wedding
ceremony in Garbada taluka of Dahod district, police said on Saturday.

The boy has been identified as Sandeep Bhuriya.
According to police, Dileep Katara, the alleged culprit,
along with his friends Mana Katara and Jora Katara (all
residents of Vadva village), had gone to attend the wedding of
the son of one Teeta Dehada, late yesterday evening.
Dileep had an altercation with another man and fired from
his country-made revolver. A bullet hit Bhuriya in the chest,
killing him.

A woman too got injured.

Dileep was arrested by the police, but the two men
accompanying him fled, police said.

PTI

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