Gunman fires at Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s convoy, one injured

Bangalore, May 30 (IANS) An unidentified gunman fired at the Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s convoy here Sunday evening, injuring one of the devotees.

According to a press statement issued by the Art of Living International Centre, the unidentified gunman opened fire as Sri Sri Ravi Shankar left the venue after delivering a discourse at his ashram.

‘While leaving from public satsang (discourse) this evening in Bangalore, an unidentified gunman shot at Sri Sri’s convoy. It hit one the devotee’s thigh, causing a minor injury,’ the statement said.

Charu, an ashram devotee, told IANS that the firing incident happened around 6 p.m. ‘The bullet brushed past one of the devotees,’ she said.

She said that police were investigating.