Punjabi singer Parmish Verma has been injured in a shooting incident by unidentified men.

The shooting took place at 01:30 on Saturday in sector 91 of Mohali, according to The Financial Express. Verma was taken to hospital when the bullet hit his leg. He was reportedly heading home.

“Some unidentified persons fired shots at Parmish last night at Sector 91 in Mohali when he was returning home. A bullet hit his leg,” said Mohali Senior Superintendent of Police Kuldeep Chahal.

Apparently, a man named Dilpreet Singh Dhahan has taken responsibility of the shooting. He updated his Facebook status with a picture of himself holding a gun and a cross against Verma’s face.

“Mein dilpreet singh dhahan sariya nu dasna chaunda k ajj parmish verma de goliya bazian apa mariya. (I, Dilpreet Singh Dhahan, want to tell everyone that I am behind the shooting of Parmish Verma),” the post which has been shared 41 times, read.