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BJP corporator shot at, critical

A BJP corporator was critically injured after he was shot at by unidentified assailants here, police said today.

india Updated: Sep 11, 2012 16:00 IST
PTI

A BJP corporator was critically injured after he was shot at by unidentified assailants here, police said today.

Vijay Raj Jaiswal (35), a BJP corporator from ward number 65, was shot at late last night when he had gone to meet a friend in Hydel Colony, police said.

He was rushed to district hospital from where he was referred to BRD Medical College, they said.

Election-related rivalry was stated to be the reason behind the incident, police said.

An FIR has been lodged by the victim's relatives against two persons in the case, they said.

First Published: Sep 11, 2012 15:58 IST