UP: Temple priest killed, devotee injured in attack
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Last Updated: Monday, November 29, 2010, 12:21
Mirzapur: A temple priest was Monday killed and a devotee seriously injured when unidentified assailants attacked them with iron rods in Chunar police circle here, police said.

Kamla Shankar Pandey (45), priest of Shiv Shankar temple, was attacked by some persons this morning. Pandey died on the spot, while a devotee, who tried to save Pandey, received serious injuries in the attack, they said.

Old rivalry is said to be the reason behind the murder, police said, adding that a manhunt has been launched to nab the assailants.


First Published: Monday, November 29, 2010, 12:21

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