2 killed as rival groups trade gunfire in UP village
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Last Updated: Wednesday, August 04, 2010, 20:24
Jaunpur: Two persons were killed and six injured in a gunbattle today between two rival groups during a discussion on a move to bring no-confidence against a village head at Samodpur village here, police said.

Markandey Singh (70) and Surendra Singh (40) were killed this afternoon when supporters of Manoj Singh and his rival Shiv Pratap Singh clashed at the village.

The police lodged an FIR in connection with the incident and launched a manhunt to arrest the culprits.


First Published: Wednesday, August 04, 2010, 20:24

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