Two groups opened fire during a brawl near Atithi Hotel on Moshi – Alandi Road around 11 pm on Wednesday. Both groups lodged cross complaints against each other at the Dighi police station. Police have arrested 22 people in this case.
Police said that supporters of Pramod Raosaheb Tapkir and Sachin Ramdas Gilbile of Alandi clashed with one another following some dispute. Rajendra Sopan Gilbile and Pramod Tapkir have filed the cross complaints in this case.
According to police, Rajendra and one Sonya Ghule from Tapikir’s group were possessing fire arms and they started firing during the brawl. They also pelted stones in the area, causing fear among local residents for some time.
Police sub inspector R V Ghatge is investigating the case.