In Kathua, waiter shot at as guests open fire after fight over food

KATHUA: A waiter at a banquet hall in Kathua district was shot at as a group of alleged drunk guests opened fire after a fight over food, officials said on Tuesday.

The incident happened at a party in a banquet hall in Logate Morh area on Monday night when some guests, who were apparently drunk, fought over food and fired three-four rounds in which the waiter was injured, police said.

The man was taken to a nearby hospital and is said to be out of danger, they added. 

The accused fled the spot after the incident, police said.

A case has been registered and a hunt is on to nab them, they said.

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