In a shocking incident reported in the national capital, a father-son duo was shot at by a group of men including their neighbour in the Yamuna Vihar area over a parking dispute. The incident took place on Thursday night and has spread feeling of fear in the locality.
Businessman and son shot over parking dispute
Virendra Kumar Aggarwal, a local businessman returned to his home at C-9 block in Yamuna Vihar along with this son Sachin and family from a wedding function and tried to park their car in a space close to their house. However, their neighbour already had his car parked at the spot.
When the Aggarwals asked their neighbour to remove his car, they got into a dispute over it. The neighbour, Arif, called up some of his aides and eventually they started to open fire on Aggarwal family.
Both were seriously injured in the firing
Two bullets pierced through Virendra Kumar Agarwal’s chest, his son was hit by a bullet. The duo is seriously injured and are undergoing treatment at Max Hospital in Patparganj.
Police nabbed one involved in the incident
Police officials reached the spot and are currently investigating the matter. However, they have ruled out the communal angle in this case.
"There the accused started fighting where he shot at the victims. Efforts are underway to nab the accused Arif while another was beaten up by people in the area & has been nabbed by police," said the police.
Virendra's son narrates the oredel to police
Sachin told police that at least 10 to 12 rounds of bullets were fired at him and his father by the neighbor.
"Last night, when my father and brother returned home, they saw a car blocking the nearby road. They urged the car owner to remove his vehicle, but he started to abuse and threaten them," said Saurabh Aggarwal, Virendra's son.
"Soon after the car owner gathered 10-15 people with guns. Then, one person from this group fired bullets injuring my father & brother. My father who is in critical condition & brother injured are admitted to a private hospital," Saurabh added.