Footage throws light on Dwarka bizman’s murder
The gunman, wearing a helmet, walks towards the property dealer’s car and opens fire at him through the driver’s window New Delhi: The murder of a real estate businessman that took place on Old Palam Road near Dwarka Mor on Tuesday evening was caught on camera. The footage recovered by police shows the shooter chasing his target and climbing atop a vehicle without any fear to shoot at him.
The victim, Narendra Gehlot, was intercepted by the shooter, who was wearing a helmet. The criminal fired at least a dozen rounds at Gehlot, two of which hit him.
The shooter, suspected to be associated with Nandu Gang, with whom the businessman is learnt to have falThe property dealer tries to hit the gunman with his car door and run away. But the gunman gets on top of another car and shoots him
len out, is seen waylaying him in a lane beside his shop. The footage shows Gehlot speaking to an employee in his car. The shooter approaches Gehlot’s Ford Endeavour and then suddenly flips out a pistol to open fire at the window.
The bullets smash the window pane, but miss Gehlot. The property dealer then tries to ram the shooter with his car and crush him against another car parked beside his. The shooter, however, dodges the vehicle and climbs onto the car.
Seeing him escape unhurt, Gehlot steps out of his car and starts running towards the shop when the man again fires at him. The video shows the shooter firing 8-10 rounds at
Gehlot from a country-made semi-automatic weapon.
The video also shows the weapon getting jammed after he fires a few rounds. After fixing it, he again fires at him and two of the bullets hit him on his back and abdomen. Gehlot died after being admitted to a hospital.
Probe revealed that Gehlot had allegedly thrashed a few people after a dispute at his office a few months back, after which he received a few threats. The men later approached Nandu Gang for revenge. The cops suspect that the shooter could have been a hitman from the gang that was paid to eliminate Gehlot. Police have identified three other members of the gang who had aided the shooter.