Telangana student Sharath Koppu shot dead in the US
The body of Sharath Koppu, an Indian student from Telangana, who was shot and killed last week during an attempted robbery in Kansas City in the US, arrived home on Wednesday night.
Sharath Koppula, who was studying in University of Missouri, Kansas City, was critically injured when a man fired at him at J’s Fish and Chicken Market located at 5412 Prospect Ave in the city. He was rushed to a hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
People present in the restaurant ducked for cover and Sharath tried to run towards the back of the store, which was when the suspect shot him in the back.”Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar” Rao expressed his anguish at the death and instructed his ministers to immediately visit the family of the deceased