UP Power dept employee shot dead

An Uttar Pradesh Power department employee was shot dead allegedly over official rivalry in Manjhanpur area, a senior officer said.

Kaushambi: An Uttar Pradesh Power department
employee was shot dead allegedly over official rivalry in
Manjhanpur area, a senior officer said on Saturday.

Bhola, who was a storekeeper in the Power department, was
shot dead while he was returning from work to Khojwapur
village late last night, Superintendent of Police Kripa
Shanker Singh said.

A case had been lodged against two persons in this
connection, he said, adding, the accused worked as contractors
in the department and were removed on Bhola`s complaint.

PTI