UP: Armed men attack Health Minister`s driver

The armed men stopped the vehicle of Health Minister Anant Kumar Mishra and opened fire at driver.

Updated: Mar 05, 2011, 14:32 PM IST

Kanpur: A private vehicle of Health Minister Anant Kumar Mishra was stolen after his driver was shot at and critically injured by some unidentified persons in the wee hours on Saturday, police said.
The armed men stopped the vehicle of the BSP leader near Aryanagar circle and opened fire at driver Rajesh injuring him seriously and fled with the car, Kohana police station in-charge Alok Mani Tripathy said.
Rajesh (30), who was alone in the vehicle at the time of the incident, was admitted to Hallet hospital where his condition is said to be critical.

PTI