Lucknow: The brother of Dr Kafeel Khan, who is an accused in case pertaining to the death of 63 children in Gorakhpur’s BRD Medical College in Uttar Pradesh, was allegedly shot at by some unidentified miscreants. Kashif Jameel, 34, was rushed to a private hospital following the attack and his condition is said to be critical."We don't know who tried to kill my bother. He has received bullet injuries on his arm, shoulder and neck. He has been admitted to a private hospital and is in critical condition," said Adeel Khan, Jameel's elder brother.
He was sent to jail last year in September and is currently out on bail after spending around 8 months in prison.
Gorakhpur: Dr Kafeel Khan's brother Kasif Jamal shot at by two unidentified bike-borne miscreants in Durgabadi. Police probe underway. Kafeel Khan has been accused of stealing oxygen cylinders from BRD Medical College when several children died due to lack of oxygen on Aug 11-12— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) June 10, 2018
Kafeel had recently expressed his willingness to serve in Kerala which is under the grip of the Nipah virus. His request was also accepted by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. The incident takes place at a time when Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is also in Gorakhpur. The police have registered a case against unknown people and the matter is being investigated.