A man in an inebriated condition opened fire on his wife after they both indulged in a dispute over some trivial issue at Banthra in Lucknow on Friday night. The injured woman has been rushed to the hospital.
According to Banthra police station in charge Sanjay Kharwar, Bhola a farmer and a resident of Hamirpur village returned home in an inebriated condition. He indulged in some heated exchange of words with his wife.
The heated argument turned for the worst when the man opened fire on his wife. The bullet hit the woman on the stomach and she fell down.
Neighbours rushed to the house on hearing the gunshot. The man sensing trouble fled from the spot while the neighbourers informed the police.
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