On Sunday, Police arrested 4 goons who opened fire at a mosque in Dhankot village on Saturday. As per the Police Officials, they were looking for people from Tablighi Jamaat. the goons received a text message saying that the members of TJ who have tested positive were statying in there. Therefore, they tried to shoot them.
The attackers were identified as Vinod, 40, and Pawan alias Fighter, 41 (both from Basai village), Aalam Khan, 39, from Devilal Colony, and Harkesh, 18, from Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh. Police also added that one of the arrested man Vinod was also involved in previous assaulting cases.
A case was registered against them under Section 285. Also, the Imam who was sleeping at the terrace of the mosque had no idea about the incident. The resident villagers made him aware about the shooting in the mosque.