An undertrial sitting in a police van was shot at by a rival gang member outside the Tis Hazari court here today, police said. The undertrial has been admitted to a hospital. Dinesh, suspected to be a member of the Gogi gang operating in Delhi-NCR, was brought to the court from Rohtak Jail by the Haryana Police for appearance during the hearing of a case.
The incident happened near the gate number 2 of the court premises when he was siting in the Haryana Police vehicle, they added. Police said that the assailant, a minor, has been apprehended after a brief chase. Police suspect that the minor is a member of the Tillu gang. A probe has begun.