New Delhi : In an alleged case of celebratory firing, a bride was injured after she was hit by a bullet at her wedding ceremony in east Delhi’s Shakarpur area, the police said Friday.
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The incident took place on Thursday when the bride and the groom were getting off the stage, they said.
A wedding guest standing nearby opened fire and the bullet hit the woman near her knee, they added.
She was taken to a hospital and after her treatment, the wedding was solemnised, Pankaj Singh, Deputy Commissioner of Police (east) said.
Prima facie, police said it appears to be a case of celebratory firing.
The accused was identified as Rinku and efforts are on to catch him, they said.