December 28, 2005
Five wounded in shootout at top Indian university
BANGALORE (Reuters) - An unidentified gunman opened fire
with an automatic rifle inside the campus of a top Indian
science university on Wednesday, wounding five people, police
The attack took place outside a conference hall of the
Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, the country's tech
hub, they said.
of the wounded was critical, police added.
"It could have been to create panic," Narayana Gowda, a top
Bangalore police official, told reporters. "There is a red
alert all over the city. We are checking suspected vehicles and