In yet another shocking incident, a 24-year-old Indian youth Sameer Hasmukhbhai Patel, hailing from Gujarat’s Patan district was shot at in a departmental store in Atlanta, USA on Monday night. The tragic incident has been caught on cctv camera. The tragic incident took place when Patel was closing the store and suddenly two unidentified person barged there and shot at him. They stole money from the cash register and fled.
The youth was immediately rushed to the hospital after suffering bullet injuries. According to the various media reports, Patel is now in a critical condition.
Talking to a leading daily, Sameer’s uncle Arvind Patel said,””Sameer went to Atlanta three years ago to work at a departmental store and search for opportunities for his family members.” RD Patel, former sarpanch of Sundher village told TOI,”Many people from our village are shocked after learning about the incident. The family will be traveling to Atlanta shortly.”
NTAPost expresses deep regret on the unfortunate incident and wishes Patel’s family strength in these difficult times.