The attacker fired 4 rounds, police sources mentioned, including that the sufferer and the attacker are history-sheeters.
Police booked Sarfaraz alias Shibu Tiger, a resident of Limbayat, for firing at Mohammad Yusuf Khan, a resident of the identical space.
The accused was current on the platform when Mohammad Yusuf Khan bought down from Ranakpur Express. Sarfaraz had precise details about the sufferer’s motion, who was getting back from Mumbai.
Police investigation revealed that the attacker wished to kill the sufferer. Sarfaraz escaped from the placement after the assault. “The attacker has been identified by police and attempts are on to nab him. The firing was result of an old enmity between two gangs,” a police officer mentioned, including that they have been inspecting CCTV footages.
The sufferer was shifted to Surat Municipal Institute of Medical Education and Research (SMIMER) from railway station after which to a personal hospital. Yusuf and Sarfaraz used to work together with one other history-sheeter Hasim in Limbayat and used to assault individuals for cash. Their gang additionally made cash by encroaching upon land.
Meanwhile, variations cropped up between Hasim and Yusuf they usually began to work individually. Both feared assault and used to maintain a detailed eye on one another’s actions. Yusuf was arrested in the current previous by crime department officers for carrying three pistols.