Cop killed, 8 injured in group clash in Ludhiana

Last Updated: Monday, April 5, 2010 - 17:34

Ludhiana: A policeman on leave was killed
after being caught in a cross-fire between two groups of
people, allegedly belonging to a party, during a campaign for
the elections to the cooperative society at Ckowki Maan
village in the district.

The incident that occurred Sunday night also left eight
other persons injured, SSP Ludhiana (Rural) HS Chahal said,
adding the deceased was identified as head constable Harvinder
Singh `Gora`.

He was on leave in connection with the admission of his
son to a school when he was caught up in the cross firing, the
SSP said.

All the accused have been arrested and weapons recovered.

The warring groups are allegedly belonging to two
different factions of ruling SAD.

PTI



First Published: Monday, April 5, 2010 - 17:34

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