Chennai: A Bihar-based engineering student of a city college was on Thursday arrested here after he allegedly attacked and injured two persons, including a woman, using the butt of a gun.
Aditya Kashyap student of a city-based college was arrested for hitting his former lover and her friend following an altercation, a police press release here said.
Police sources said investigations were also on to ascertain how the student came into possession of the gun.
Kashyap, hailing from Bihar, had in possession some certificates of the girl and she wanted them back. She along with her friend went to meet him.
An altercation broke out between Kashyap and the two and he attacked them with the rear side of a gun he had kept concealed, the release said adding the two sustained injuries.
A traffic policeman and some locals overpowered Kashyap and handed him over to police who filed a case against him under different sections of IPC and Arms Act 1959, it added.
The injured were admitted to a private hospital.