Gurgaon : A constable on guard, shot a judge’s wife dead and son, point-blank in a crowded market area in Haryana.
The shooting took place in sector-48 outside the market in South City-2 at 3.30 pm Saturday, where weekend shoppers were present in large numbers and traffic was heavy.
The shooter Mahipal, personal security officer of judge Krishan Kant, then reportedly called him saying “I shot your wife and son. Go and see them.”
Visuals captured by onlookers showed people screaming in horror as Mahipal tried to pull the judge’s son, who lay bleeding and unconscious on the road, into the backseat of the family’s white Honda City. After two failed attempts, he then leaves the boy crumpled at the spot and drives off.(Watch the video)
After the shooter leaves, onlookers wrap Druv’s bleeding wound. They then rush him to nearby Park Hospital, where his condition is said to be very critical.
The judge’s wife died on the spot after sustaining 2 bullets into her chest.
According to preliminary findings, Mahipal, head constable by rank, was mentally frustrated from being made to do menial chores for judge’s family.