GUWAHATI: In a shocking incident, a firing incident took place at an apartment at Chandmari in Guwahati on Thursday night.
Police said the incident happened right through a birthday party of one Damodar Deka at his apartment.
“Amidst the birthday celebration, heated arguments occurred between few of the party revelers and one Kiran Baniya allegedly opened fire,” police said.
One Mintu Hazarika who was once also present in the party was once hit by the bullets on his legs and severely injured. The victim said, “I went to the party with another person but when they were engaging in an argument, I used to be trying to ask my friend to leave the place and then suddenly I heard gunshots and it hit me.”
Hazarika said that each one in the party were inebriated.
City police have already picked up Deka and one Kiran Baniya for questioning. Police said that the firearm was once registered in the name of one Lila Madhav Saikia and his friend Kiran Baniya opened fire with Saikia’s pistol.
An investigation is on.