Bareilly: In a shocking incident, a railway employee was shot by a security guard at the Junction road branch of the Bank of Baroda.
The victim has been identified as Rajesh. He is said to have been shot in his leg by guard Keshav Kumar.
Reports have claimed that the victim was shot following an argument over not wearing a mask.
Uttar Pradesh police have arrested the security guard and the victim is admitted to the hospital.
Responding to a tweet on the incident, Bareilly Police informed: “A person named Rajesh has been shot in the thigh by Keshav, a security guard posted in Bank of Baroda which comes under police station Kotwali, Bareilly area”.
“Rajesh is undergoing treatment in the hospital. The security guard is in police custody. Legal action is being taken,” the tweet on the official account read.
More details in the case are awaited.