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New Delhi: A man has opened fired bullets in Shaheen Bagh area on Saturday evening.

Police have taken him into their custody.

More details of the incident are awaited.

Anti-CAA protests have been going on at part of the Shaheen Bagh area for over a month now.

As per videos making rounds on social media, the gunman said, "humare desh mein sirf Hindu ki chalegi (only Hindus will call the shots in this country)".

Earlier a Jamia Millia Islamia student was injured after a man opened fire in Jamia area on Thursday, where protests were going on against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

The juvenile who opened fire hails from Greater Noida's Jewar according to Police. He was later detained and is being questioned by the police.

The accused was later sent to 14-day protective custody by the Juvenile Justice Board in Delhi on Friday.

This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text. Only the headline has been changed.

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