Muzaffarnagar: One person was killed and three others were injured when a clash broke out between two groups over construction of a drain at Tigri village under Newmandi police station area, police said on Friday.
A verbal duel between Gayyur and Dhaniram yesterday turned violent and both the parties used firearms. In the clash Gayyur was shot dead and three others were injured, SP City Sarvan Kumar said.
A case has been registered against five persons identified as Vinod, Mangey Ram, Sanjay, Ramkumar and Ashish.
Security has been tightened in the area and extra police force deployed in village, he said.