Delhi businessman shot at, robbed of Rs.3 lakh

Last Updated: Sun, Apr 07, 2013 17:00 hrs

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) A 35-year-old businessman was shot at and robbed of Rs.3 lakh by four unidentified attackers on bikes here Sunday evening, police said.

Shoe factory owner Parvej Yusuf was hit by a bullet in left thigh near Rampura bus stand in west Delhi's Punjabi Bagh area around 6.15 p.m., police said.

"Yusuf along with cousin Suban Khan was heading towards his house in west Delhi's Ganeshpura area after stepping down from a bus when the robbers struck," police said.

"Two of the attackers approached Yusuf and shot him before fleeing with the bag carrying Rs.3 lakh," said Additional Commissioner of Police V. Renganathan.

"Yusuf was returning from Karol Bagh after collecting the money," added the officer.

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