Murder of a Businessman in Delhi Caught on CCTV

The CCTV footage of a property dealer, Wazid, being brutally murdered surfaced on Wednesday a month after the incident took place. The businessman was shot around twenty times in North East Delhi’s Brahmapuri area on October 22nd, 2017.

According to NDTV, the CCTV footage shows the gruesome ongoings of the event in detail, where the property dealer, Wazid, is spotted as he is being chased by three men on a motorcycle. In a desperate attempt of ensure his survival, Wazid enters his house to find sanctuary. The footage then progress to show Wazid falling on the road, as his attacker looms over him, wearing a helmet.

NewsEleven reports, the attacker disguised in a helmet ceaselessly open firing at the victim without any speck of remorse. The video that has surfaced is extremely disturbing to watch. Soon thereafter, the attacker’s partners emerge out of a building and join him in shooting the property dealer. The criminals then fled the scene, leaving Wazid alone to bleed out and succumb to his injuries. Three men were arrested earlier this month as prime suspects in this case, by the Delhi police. The police stated that this incident was an outcome of gang rivalries.

Sources: NDTV, NewsEleven

Three gunmen rock Jerusalem: 2 killed

In the wake of the Friday morning, two Israeli policemen have been killed and a third wounded in a shooting attack near a sacred site in Jerusalem. They were shot by three Israeli Arabs near the compound known to Jews as the Temple Mount and to Muslims as Haram al-Sharif (Noble Sanctuary). Police say that the three assailants were aged between 19 and 29 and came from Umm-al-Fahm, a city in North Israel.

The assailants claimed to be of Palestine origin, opened fire at 7 am by the Lion’s Gate in the Temple Mount/Haram al-Sharif.

Israeli police spokesperson Micky Rosenfeld said that the three armed men, whom he identified as terrorists, mainly targeted the police units in the area. There was an attempt made to stab a police officer as well.

The three gunmen were confirmed shot dead and the area was immediately closed off. The injured were taken care of in the nearby hospitals.

According to BBC, The two policemen who died of their injuries were Advanced Staff Sergeant Major Kamil Shanan aged 22 and Advanced Staff Sergeant Major Hail Sattawi aged 30.

The police has sealed off the area in search for weapons. It is the first time that the compound which contains the Dome of the Rock and the al-Aqsa Mosque has been closed for Muslim Friday prayers, in decades.

No terrorist group has taken responsibility for the shootout as yet, but the assailants were praised for the attack as a “natural response to the Zionist ongoing crimes.”

News Source:  BBC, CNN

Image Source: Standard


Shootout scare in Pakistan college

More than 12 girls were injured severely on Wednesday due to a stampede caused by a shootout incident near the prominent Government Waqar-un-Nisa Girls College in Pakistan’s Punjab province, read an official statement by the local police.

The students reportedly heard shots were that were exchanged between the police and a band of thieves, which were mistaken to be a terrorist attack by the students. The students panicked and tried to rush to the exit, which according to sources, resulted in stampede and commotion. The officials also revealed that a few girls jumped off the second floor, which injured them severely while a few ran towards the periphery of the college.

“The incident has nothing to do with terrorism and no need to worry. They are all receiving treatments and there is nothing to worry”, said a senior official, as reported by Press Trust of India.

Pakistan’s prestigious Bacha Khan University was attacked by gunmen on January 20, after which security has been beefed up in universities across the country. The attack resulted in 21 deaths, most of them students of the university.

Sources: The Business Standard, The Indian Express