One killed as rival groups clash over petty issue

One youth was killed and another injured when two rival factions opened fire following a clash in a village.

Updated: Jun 02, 2012, 12:46 PM IST

Hathras: One youth was killed and another injured when two rival factions opened fire following a clash in a village here, police said on Saturday.
The incident took place on Friday at Ahbaranpur village. The youth, identified as Tejvir, was killed when the rival groups indulged in brick-batting and opened fire over a minor issue, SP Happy Guptan said.
Additional force has been deployed in the village as a precautionary measure, the SP said, adding that the injured person has been admitted to hospital.

PTI