40-year-old builder shot dead in Delhi’s Paschim Vihar, investigation underway

A 40-year-old builder was shot dead in Delhi’s Paschim Vihar on Saturday. At the same time, the police have registered a case and investigation is going on.

Delhi Police at the crime scene in Paschim Vihar (Photo: Tanseem Haider/India Today)

A 40-year-old man was shot dead by unidentified people in West Delhi’s Paschim Vihar area on Saturday.

According to the police, the deceased has been identified as Amit Goyal, a resident of Meera Bagh. He was killed on his way to the parking lot from his office.

Deputy Commissioner of Police (External) Sameer Sharma said, “The accused came in a car and fired at Goyal. He was taken to Balaji Action Hospital in Paschim Vihar, where he was declared brought dead.”

The DCP said Goyal was a builder and his office is located at Vikas Tower in Delhi’s Jwala Heri Bazaar.

Meanwhile, the officials recovered empty cartridges from the spot. Nine teams including special forces personnel are working to trace and arrest the accused.

Further investigation is on in the matter.

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