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Two shoot at NCP activist in Baramati, probe on

The victim, identified as Raviraj Sadashivrav Taware (40), was injured and has been admitted to a private hospital for treatment.

By: Express News Service | Pune |
Updated: June 1, 2021 8:24:04 am
Pune crime, NCP activist shot Baramati, Raviraj Sadashivrav Taware, pune news, pune latest news, pune today news, pune local news, new pune news latest pune newsAn offence of attempt to murder was lodged at the Baramati rural police station.

Two people allegedly fired at a Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) activist at Malegaon in Baramati on Monday evening.

The victim, identified as Raviraj Sadashivrav Taware (40), was injured and has been admitted to a private hospital for treatment.

An offence of attempt to murder was lodged at the Baramati rural police station.

Police said Taware’s wife Rohini is a member of Pune Zilla Parishad. Both of them had gone to Sambhaji Nagar area in Malegaon in a car to buy food items when two persons on a two-wheeler opened fire at him. As Rohini shouted for help, the assailants escaped from the spot.

Superintendent of Pune rural police Abhinav Deshmukh said Taware received a bullet injury on his stomach during the incident and was rushed to a hospital in Baramati for treatment.

Deshmukh said police have identified a suspect and prima facie the incident appears to be a fallout of past rivalry.

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