New Delhi (Daily Pakistan Online) The Health Minister of the Indian state of Odisha, Naba Kishore Das, arrived to participate in the ceremony on Sunday around 1:00 p.m. The Indian minister was shot by the security personnel.
According to the Indian news agency “Hindustan Times”, the health minister was shot at Gandhi Chowk near Brijraj Nagar in Jharsuguda district when he arrived to attend a program. , who was taken to a hospital, witnesses said, and was later airlifted to Bhubaneswar.
“Assistant Sub-Inspector of Police (ASI) Gopal Das fired at the minister. The minister is injured and has been taken to hospital,” Brijrajnagar Sub-Divisional Police Officer Gupteshwar Bhoi told reporters. Gopal Das was caught by locals, and has been taken into custody, police said.
Witnesses claim he was shot when he got out of his car, the motive behind the attack is still unclear.
Videos from the scene show Mr. Das bleeding from the chest as people try to lift the injured minister, who appeared unconscious, into the front seat of the car. .
At the inauguration of the Public Grievance Office, Naba Das was the chief guest, and a crowd gathered to welcome him when he arrived. Suddenly there was a sound of gunshots. An eyewitness said that we saw a policeman running away after being shot at close range.