Man shot at by unidentified men

A 34-year-old man was injured after being shot at by two unidentified men near his home in south Delhi’s Taimoor Nagar on Sunday night, the police said.

Locals said the victim complained to the police regularly about the rampant sale of cannabis in the locality.

Police blamed

The victim, Rupesh, is battling for life at a hospital. Locals suspect that the attackers may have come for Rupesh’s brother but ended up shooting him instead. They also accused the police of turning a blind eye to drug sale in the neighbourhood.

Angry locals

They alleged that the police disclosed Rupesh’s name to drug dealers in the area. Angry over the attack, locals threw stones at policemen.