Mubeen is now out of danger, tweets Sushma

Sushma Swaraj
Photo of the Indian external affair minister Sushma Swaraj.

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today stated that an Indian hailing from Telengana who was fired upon in California earlier this week is now out of danger.

“I have received the report from our Consulate in San Francisco,” Sushma Swaraj tweeted late on Thursday night.

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“The victim Mubeen Ahmed works at a gas station. A gunman demanded money from Mubeen and then fired at him,” she said.

“He is admitted in the Eden Medical Centre CA. Fortunately Mubeen is now out of danger. We are following up the case with the police”

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Mubeen Ahmed, 26, a native of Sangareddy district in Telangana, was on June 4 shot twice in the stomach at the place in California where he works, though the family came to know about it only on Thursday.