BJP MLA`s son injured in firing

Two persons, including the son of a sitting BJP MLA, were injured in a firing incident which followed a spat over parking space.

Updated: May 08, 2012, 19:31 PM IST

Gonda: Two persons, including the son of a sitting BJP MLA, were on Tuesday injured in a firing incident which followed a spat over parking space in civil lines area, police said here.

The incident occurred this afternoon when the son of BJP MLA from Katra Bazar Bawan Singh, Gaurav alias Monu went to RN Pandey nursing home in connection with some work, DSP Purnendu Singh said.

He said that Monu, himself a doctor, had a dispute with the guard of the nursing home Babloo Pandey over parking of vehicle.
The spat turned ugly when both the parties exchanged fire in which Monu as well as Babloo were injured.
While Monu has been referred to trauma centre at Lucknow, Babloo has been initially admitted to a private nursing home, the DSP said.

PTI