In asensational case of revenge killing,a man shot dead a criminal,who had allegedly raped his wife five months ago,on the premises of a court in Bhopal on Thursday.
Maine badla le liya (I have taken revenge), a senior officer quoted Vinod Rajput as saying after the police overpowered him outside an additional district sessions court.
Rajput made no attempt to escape after shooting Raju Khan with a pistol he had carried inside in a bag. The bullet pierced Khans chest and hit his accomplice Nadeem,who was walking behind him. Both were rushed to hospital,where Khan died. Nadeem is reported to be critical.
After the alleged rape at his house in Bhopal on January 12,Rajput helped police identify Raju Khan.