Haryana doctor shot dead by youth posing as patientSeptember 23rd, 2008 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bhiwani (Haryana), Sep 23 (IANS) A leading doctor in this Haryana town was shot dead in his clinic by a youth posing as a patient, the police said Tuesday.Dharam Pal Singh Chaudhary, a physician, was shot dead Monday night from close range at his Chaudhary Nursing Home after a youth came to meet him.
The assailant registered himself as a patient before killing the doctor, the nursing home staff told the police.
The police officials said Tuesday that the youth fled from the spot after the killing by pointing his revolver at other people who tried to nab him.
Nand Lal Chawla, Bhiwani municipal committee president, was shot dead in June this year in a busy commercial area of this town.