Neighbourhood News Desk: 28-year-old man got himself shot in his arm and leg on Tuesday night in order to try and implicate three men with whom his friend was involved in a monetary dispute, police said on Thursday.The man, identified by only his first name Rahul, is hospitalized with gunshot wounds to his elbow and leg and will be arrested soon, said Atul Kumar Thakur, deputy commissioner of police (northeast). Rahul’s three aides have already been arrested.
Thakur said it was the second time in four months that Rahul has been shot by the same set of rivals. The DCP said that the police will probe if the previous attack too was staged to implicate his rivals. When put through sustained interrogation, Rahul and Gulzar allegedly confessed to having lied about the attack.