Former panchayat member shot dead in UP

A former district panchayat member was shot dead by unidentified assailants allegedly over a land dispute in Vijay Nagar area, police said here Monday.

Last Updated: Mar 14, 2011, 14:15 PM IST

Ghaziabad: A former district panchayat member was shot dead by unidentified assailants allegedly over a land dispute in Vijay Nagar area, police said here Monday.
Ruby Yadav, resident of village Bahlolpur in Gautam
Budh Nagar, was shot dead last evening in presence of her
three private guards, Superintendent of Police (city) J K Sahi
said.
The assailants came in a car and opened fire at her,
he said, adding she died on the spot.

An FIR has been registered by her family members
against nine persons in this connection.

PTI