The shooting took place in a commercial establishment. The military police who was an on-site security guard, reacted to the robbery and started an exchange of fire.
Two bandits were shot and succumbed to their injuries. One died on his bike while the other collapsed next to the bike.
The MP was hit by one of the shots fired by the criminal elements. The bullet hit the PM in the chest region, on the left.
He was bailed out by the Mobile Emergency Service and taken in critical condition to the Hospital but died shortly after being admitted to the emergency unit.
According to preliminary information, one of the dead suspects is 18 and was the son of a Military Police.
The dead military police officer was married and leaves his wife who is pregnant.