Advocate suffers bullet injury, accidentally

Submitted by alvin on Thu, 2016-04-28 18:58 Bengaluru: An advocate and friend of realtor-turned BBMP councillor Krishnamurthy suffered a bullet injury when a revolver belonging to the latter accidentally slipped and the trigger went off in Basaveswharnagar, last week.The incident occurred when the advocate Shivakumar and Krishnamurthy were returning from a birthday party in Kaggalipura on Kanakapura road in the wee hours of April 20. On their way back, they stopped to attend nature’s call when Krishnamurthy’s revolver accidentally fell down and the bullet hit Shivakumar. He was soon rushed to a hospital where doctors performed a surgery on him. He is said to be out of danger now.The police have now booked a case of negligence against Krishnamurthy and seized the weapon for further investigation.