Lucknow: The 30-year-old son of BJP MP Kaushal Kishore from Mohanlalganj was shot at by some unidentified miscreants in Madiaon area of Lucknow in the wee hours of Wednesday. The victim, Ayush, was admitted to KGMU Trauma center in Chowk area, where as per police reports he is stable and recovering.
“Akhtar said that around 2.15am, an information was received from UP 112 that son of Kaushal Kishore, BJP MP from Mohanlalganj, was lying beside the road in Chaatih Mile near Dudhmandi in Madiaon,” said Raees Akhtar, deputy commissioner of police, north.
“A team reached the incident spot and immediately took the youth found lying beside, who was later identified as Ayush to KGMU trauma center,” said Akhtar.
“One firearm injury was found on the right side of his chest where a bullet probably pierced and went out,” said the DCP.
Mr Kaushal, the father of the victim, was also informed about the incident after which he reached the hospital to enquire about his son. Later, the BJP leader said that his son Ayush was able to talk and that his condition was stable.
“Ayush was taking a stroll on the road along with his sister’s brother Adarsh when two-three miscreants reached, opened fire on Ayush and fled,” said Kishore. Police has detained an Adarsh for further enquiry.