UP: 3 killed, 2 hurt in group clash

Three persons, including two brothers, were Friday killed and two others injured when rival groups exchanged fire in Gopalpur village of the district, police said.

Last Updated: Oct 21, 2011, 20:16 PM IST

Mainpuri: Three persons, including two
brothers, were Friday killed and two others injured when rival groups exchanged fire in Gopalpur village of the district, police said.

A minor dispute over passing of a tractor through an
agriculture field took a serious turn and both factions
attacked each other and exchanged fire in Aucha area of the
district.
While Satish, owner of the field died on the spot, his
brother Omvir succumbed to injuries while being rushed to
a hospital, police said.

Bhure Singh Yadav, the tractor owner, also died in the
clash, police said adding that members of both the factions
were close relatives.

PTI