An indian student shot dead in US
A 25-year-old student haling from Warangal was shot dead in a restaurant in the Kansas City of the USA on Friday.
The youth was identified as Sharath Koppu, whose family stays in Ameerpet in the city. He was pursuing his masters degree at the University of Missouri in Kansas. The shooting took place around 7 p.m. local time, in which he was wounded and shifted to a nearby hospital, where he was declared brought dead.
Sharath’s uncle Sadashiv told The Hindu that on Saturday morning the latter’s friends informed them of the shooting and the shifting of Sharath to a hospital. They then met Director-General of Police M Mahendar Reddy, requesting him to find out further information about him. The relatives also urged External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and IT Minister KT Rama Rao on Twitter for further assistance in the matter