Chandigarh, Nov 16: Despite the instructions of restricting shooting at weddings, a number of cases being reported where shooting spree in weddings claims lives.
In the similar case, the scene of enjoyment soon turned to a site of grief on Tuesday after a woman was hacked to death and three others seriously injured during a shooting spree in a wedding function in the state’s Karnal town.
The incident took place at Savitrii Lawns marriage palace in Karnal town, when a self-proclaimed god woman Sadhvi Deva Thakur and her private security men went on a shooting spree with their weapons. Several rounds were fired by them, said police, quoting eyewitnesses.
They allegedly stepped on the dance floor, where there was a crowd at the time and started shooting spree. As the groom’s aunt collapsed, the Sadhvi and her group fled from the spot.
Police registered the case against the Hindu god woman and her accomplices for murder and carrying weapons.
The so-called god woman, who wears a saffron outfit and a turban complete with gold jewellery, is known to fancy firearms and has a flashy lifestyle.
Noticing, the case held in Karnal which is the assembly constituency of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar who heads the BJP government in the state.
According to the Police, investigations is underway and raids are also being conducted to nab the accused.