Mysuru, July 14:- A person under the influence of alcohol opened fire near a driver of a travel agency who was waiting for his customers at Vijayanagar 4th Stage in the city on Friday night.
The person has been identified as Satish Gowda, president of the District unit of Jaya Karnataka. When a driver of BIT agency, Raghu was waiting for his customers at Vijayanagar 4th Stage, Gowda reportedly questioned him as to why he was waiting there and took out his revolver and started firing indiscriminately. Raghu who sensed danger to his life managed to escape from the spot and rushed to Vijayanagar Police Station and filed complaint.
When the police arrived at the spot, Gowda had gone into sleep in his Innova car. Vijayanagar Police took Gowda into custody and is investigating further. (KS, NGB)