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Woman shot at thrice in P’kula Sector 3

A woman resident of Sector 19 was fired at three times near Tau Devi Lal Stadium on the dividing road of Sectors 3/21 with one bullet hitting her on the shoulder around midnight on Wednesday.

chandigarh Updated: Sep 05, 2014 14:20 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times

A woman resident of Sector 19 was fired at three times near Tau Devi Lal Stadium on the dividing road of Sectors 3/21 with one bullet hitting her on the shoulder around midnight on Wednesday.

The victim, Shivani, has alleged that Ajay Swami, the brother of BJP councillor from ward no. 13 Ravi Kant Swami, and two unknown people fired at her. Before the Lok Sabha elections too, Shivani had alleged that Ravi Kant Swami had been sexually harassing her but later a compromise was reached.

The police said the woman had come from Panipat till Zirakpur and had a recent fight with her husband, she called up her relative sub-inspector Pala Ram, who is deputed at the PCR vehicle in Sector 21. Ravi Kant Swami denied the allegations. He claimed to have been in Rajasthan for the past three days and said that the Swift car was with him. “We have registered a case under section 307 (attempt to murder) of the IPC and under the Arms Act against Ajay Swami and two others,” said inspector Baljeet Singh, SHO, Sector 5.

First Published: Sep 05, 2014 14:19 IST