Uttar Pradesh: Newly married couple Aditya Kumar and Vijaya Lakshmi from Ramapuram in Chennai was touring North India. who were shot at by two bike-borne men on NH 58 in Uttar Pradesh on saturday.
Police said that the couple was on a vacation and was accompanied by a friend named Shyam Teja. The trio had hired two Royal Enfield bikes from Delhi. As they are returning from Haridwar and were on their way to New Delhi to catch a flight back to Chennai. when they were hailed by the goons on bikes near Muzaffarnagar.
The incident took place somewhere around at 4-pm. Where place comes under Nai Mandi police station in Muzaffarnagar. The attackers shot Aditya Kumar in the neck he and lost control of the bike and the couple fell on the road. where aditya is in critical condition. while his wife, Vijaya Lakshmi sustained serious injuries.
Their friend Shyam Teja informed police about the incident. while a passer-by took the injured couple to a nearby hospital while the couple have now been shifted to a hospital in Delhi.
The police are investigating the case. They say that it could either be a case of mistaken identity but they are probing all angles or road rage. CCTV footage of nearby hotels, markets were beingscanned to find clues about the killers.