Dr Kafeel Khan's brother shot at in Gorakhpur

Kashif Jameel, younger brother of Dr Kafeel Khan--the pediatrician booked for the oxygen supply tragedy at Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College that took lives of at least 30 children--was shot at in Gorakhpur by unidentified miscreants on Sunday night. Jameel, 34, is currently admitted to Star private hospital in Gorakhpur. He sustained three bullet shots--one each on his upper arm, neck and chin. “Jameel told us that two men on a motorcycle stopped him at around 10.30 pm near Durga Vahini crossing and fired three rounds at him,” said Kotwali police SHO Ghanshyam Tiwari.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident Market
Number of victims 1 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident Market Was cross FIR filed No
perpetrator Organizational Unknown Details of the FIR

Kotwali Police Station, Ghanshyam Tiwari SHO

Investigating agency State Police Victim's lawyer
Role of police Unsatisfactory :No one is arrested yet Current status Under investigation
Charges Filed SECTION 307 IPC Other details It took an hour to file it (medico-legal case). They (police) again insisted that the medical college will file the medico-legal and a board will be constituted and after that, you will get the clearance,” Khan said in a t
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Date of incident: June 10, 2018
Nature of Violence
  • Physical assault
  • Causal factors
  • Attack against work/ideology/activism of individual or group
  • Name of the victim : Jameel Khan
    Name of Perpetrator Unknown
    State Uttar Pradesh
    District/City Gorkakhpur
    Party In Power / Incidents BJP - Bharatiya Janata Party
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