In a shocking incident, a restaurant owner was shot dead by unknown men after a heated argument with them over paying the bill in Delhi’s Lajpat Nagar area.
The incident took place at an eatery called Sindhi Dhaba in Lajpat Nagar at 10 PM on Monday, when four men had come to have dinner, and tried to leave without paying.
At this point the owner Vasudeo alias Pappu intervened and heated arguments started, according to ANI reports.
4 unidentified men in a car shot a restaurant owner in Lajpat Nagar (Delhi) last night (earlier spot visuals) pic.twitter.com/81CPNmT0xI
— ANI (@ANI_news) May 24, 2016
During the heated exchange, one of the four men took out a gun and allegedly shot four bullets at Pappu, and the men fled the spot. Pappu was rushed to the hospital after the police reached the spot.
A senior police officer told PTI that,”They had their dinner and tried to leave without paying the bill. When Pappu tried to intervene, one of them allegedly pulled out a gun and shot four rounds there. A case has been registered and the number of the car has been noted.”