BEAKING NEWS:Punjabi singer Parmish Verma shot in Mohali

Mr Verma was returning home accompanied by a friend and a bodyguard from an event at Chandigarh’s Elante mall. There are conflicting reports about the precise sequence of events of the shooting. Initial reports had suggested that the singer was shot in the leg by the assailants after he had sent his bodyguard home.

News agency IANS later reported that a white Hyundai Creta car had followed the singer’s Toyota SUV from Chandigarh. The car then stopped in front of Mr Verma’s SUV near Sector 74 in Mohali, which is when the assailants shot at the singer.

Mr Verma’s friend was injured from the shooting as well.

The singer and his friend were both rushed to Fortis Hospital in Mohali soon after. Hospital authorities said that the singer and his friend are now both out of danger.