Meerut: Attempting to end an altercation between students over mobile phone bill proved to be deadly for policeman Anand Pal Rana on Saturday.
According to a CNN-IBN report, the incident took place when Rana received a complaint of clash between students in Bhopal Vihar. On reaching the spot, the policeman tried to intervene and put an end to the fight between students over phone bill. However, one of the students present there shot at him.
After the policeman was shot, the remaining students fled the scene. Rana was later admitted to hospital and is in a critical condition.
A BTech student Pankaj has been identified by the police in connection with the incident while his friend Kapil is being questioned.