A Class 11 student was shot at allegedly by two of his schoolmates, one of whom was arrested, in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar, police said today. The incident took place on Monday evening at Sikanderpur village.
Circle Officer Ram Mohan Sharma said the injured, Aditey Kumar, is undergoing treatment at a local hospital.
One of the two students, who allegedly shot at him, was arrested, Mr Sharma said, adding that the matter is being investigated.
In another case, police have arrested Rahul Kamboj in connection with the attack on an accountant in Muzaffarnagar.
On Sunday, Aman Bansal, an accountant working for a local industrialist, was shot at when he was returning home from an event.
Mr Kamboj was arrested after an encounter in which he suffered bullet injuries. He was booked under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code, including attempt to murder, senior police officer Ombir Singh said.