IMPHAL, June 19: A 30 year old woman has been admitted at the Raj Medicity with a gun injury on her buttock.
According to her husband, who identified himself as Henlinlal she was shot at by unidentified persons while sitting at the road side of a newly constructed road at L Hungjang Village under Saikul Police yesterday around 7.30pm.
Identifying his injured wife as Hatjaneng, he said they were from L Hungjang Village.
Around 7.30pm, she had gone out of their house searching for mobile network coverage and sat on the roadside, he said.
Suddenly unidentified persons fired from behind hitting her on her right side buttock, he said before adding that soon she was rushed to the hospital. She was operated upon during the wee hours today, he said.
Hatjaneng continues to be in a serious condition and is undergoing treatment in the ICU, he said.
He said he has no inkling as to who shot at his wife and claimed no enmity with anyone.