Masked men snatch away BJP leader's licensed gun



Morena (MP): Three masked men snatched a licensed gun of a BJP leader on Tuesday while he was on his way to Joura on his motorcycle, police said. The incident took place near Dulhani village under Baghchini police station area, in which, Vishal Singh Yadav's weapon was forcefully taken away.

The trio, who were on a motorcycle, hit Yadav's two-wheeler from behind, following which, Yadav and his assistant fell on the ground and the masked looters ran away with his gun and cartridges, police said.

This is the fourth incident in the last fortnight, in which, unidentified persons have snatched away licensed weapons of local people, police said. They suspect that organised gangs were behind the crime.

A case has been registered and further investigations are on, they said.

PTI