APMC president shot at by bike-borne miscreants in Yelahanka

APMC president shot at by bike-borne miscreants in Yelahanka

Submitted by alvin on Fri, 2017-02-03 17:00 Bengaluru: An APMC president, a rowdy-sheeter, and his driver were severely injured after they were shot at by bike-borne miscreants on Friday in Yelahanka police station limits.The victim Shreenivas, president of Dasanapura APMC, is also known as Kadabagere Seena alias Daba Seena.According to the police, the incident occurred at 11.40am when Shreenivas along with APMC manager Shreedhar and another person had gone to Bagaluru APMC for inspection and were returning to Dasanapura.  Shreenivas’s vehicle had halted the vehicle at Kogilu cross near Yelahanka when unidentified miscreants, who had been following the vehicle, opened fire on them. Shreeniwas and the driver were rushed with bullet injuries to Columbia Asia Hospital in Hebbal. Police have detained Shreenivas’s brother Poison Rama, also a rowdy-sheeter, for questioning.Shreenivas, a rowdy-sheeter himself, is involved in more than 13 criminal cases in and around city. Shreenivas was allegedly close to former MLA of Yelahanka SR Vishwanath and was identified with the BJP. Now, he has shifted his loyalty towards the Congress, the police added.