Minor girl shot by ex-lover in Patna sustains injuries

A juvenile girl was reportedly shot at by a jilted lover in Patna . The incident took place at Indirapuri locality, in the Beur police station district .

PATNA (Patna) — On Wednesday, a juvenile girl was reportedly shot at by a jilted lover in the Sipara district of Patna.The incident took place at Indirapuri locality, in the Beur police station district, when a class IX student was returning home after attending her coaching classes.When she turned toward the street from the main road, a young man appeared before her on the corner, about 200 meters from the coaching.The boy, who was sporting a cap on his head and a mask on his face, stabbed her.

A video of the incident has gone viral on social media.The youth was seen approaching the girl and backing off, then approaching an SUV.The boy ran past him and up the road.The youth pressed the trigger of the loaded pistol and followed her few steps.

According to police, the shooter crossed the road on foot and fled toward Jayprakash Nagar in Jakkanpur.Locals gathered near the site and alerted the police after hearing the gunshot.She was immediately transported to the nearby hospital.She is currently being treated in a private hospital, and her condition is said to be critical.

On Thursday, SHO Atulesh Kumar told this newspaper that the perpetrator has been identified and that he is known to the victim.The incident has been investigated by the police, and raids are scheduled to capture the suspect.According to the preliminary inquiry, the incident took place because of a love affair.According to him, the police will record the victim's story when she will be able to talk.