A group of unidentified men, traveling in a car, opened fire at a Delhi Police team near Akshardham Temple in east Delhi area today (Sunday).
Media reported, the incident took place around 10.45am. The police retaliated to the firing following which the assailants fled.
As per reports, there were 4 occupants in the car. The colour of the car was white. A team from the Mandawali police station had asked the unidentified men to stop their car. However, they didn’t stop the vehicle and opened fire at the police. The gang then ran towards the Geeta Colony area.
Moreover, the police team
chased them and also fired in retaliation. The miscreants, however, managed to
escape. Police suspect that the miscreants were part of a gang which duped
passers-by near the Akshardham metro station foot-over bridge.