Berlin, Jun 3: Gunshots were heard at the Berlin Cathedral on Sunday following which the police cordoned off the premises. As per reports, the German police shot a man at the building. The circumstances under which the action was initiated remain unclear. Also Read - International Flights: What Are Transport Bubbles? Who All Can Fly From India to Germany? FAQs Answered

Several video footage posted on the social media show armed policemen cordoning off the area around the Cathedral. A number of ambulances can also be seen parked outside the 19th Century Church. Also Read - Gunshots Heard Near Kangana Ranaut's Home in Manali, Actor Says 'This Is How Sushant Must Have Been Frightened'

Media reports have quoted a police spokeswoman as confirming the incident. Declining to elaborate on the details, she asserted that a shot was fired in the Berlin Cathedral. Also Read - NRI in Germany Sues Modi Government And Air India to Get Seat on Flight Back Home to Kerala

The Berlin Cathedral is located on the bank of the River Spree. It is tourist attraction in the centre of German capital.

(More details awaited)