An Italian man was injured when he was shot by unidentified gunmen in Dinajpur town on Wednesday morning.
The injured, Piero Arolari, 57, is a physician of Kasba Missionary Hospital in Dinajpur, He has been living in Dinajpur for 35 years. Piero, also a pastor at a Dinajpur church, has been living alone at a house at Suihati Mirzapur in the town.
Witnesses said three assailants riding a motorcycle attacked Piero near BRTC bus stand area when he was going to Dinajpur medical where he gives voluntary services. The person sitting between the two motorcyclists opened fire on Piero from behind.
The man with bullet injuries has been admitted to Dinajpur Medical College Hospital. He received injuries in his head but is out of danger now.