The Asian Age

Man shot dead on court premises


Jind, Haryana: A youth, al­legedly in­volved in sev­eral crimes, was on Mon­day shot dead in the premises of lo­cal court here, the po­lice said. The de­ceased, iden­ti­fied as San­deep of Mokhra vil­lage, was shot at by four uniden­ti­fied men, dressed as lawyers, po­lice said. San­deep was later rushed to a lo­cal hos­pi­tal where he was de­clared as brought dead, they said. The as­sailants man­aged to es­cape after the crime, the po­lice said, adding, an old en­mity was said to be the cause be­hind the crime. San­deep had come to the court in con­nec­tion with the hear­ing of a case regis­tered against him. —

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