1 killed, two hurt as shooting broke out at a wedding


GHAZIABAD: A family dispute broke out at a wedding ceremony at Loni’s Razapur village late on Monday night, killing one man and leaving two others injured. The prime accused Kallu has been arrested while efforts to arrest the others are on.

The deceased recognized as Bhupender, was a resident of Razapur village. The other two men who suffered severe injuries have been recognized as Jogender and Kuldeep. An FIR against 10 people was lodged at Loni police station.

As per the reports of police officials a wedding was being solemnized at Razapur and the relatives including the two warring gatherings were available. “One gathering was driven by Bhupender while the other was driven by one Kallu. The pair, who are identified with each other, were intoxicated and got into a contention at 11pm,” said Om Prakash, SHO of Loni police headquarters.

“Not long after the contention shots were discharged in which Bhupender was executed and two others Jogender and Kuldeep were harmed,” he said.

He additionally said, “Ten individuals have been named in the FIR out of which we have captured Kallu while others including one Lalu and Bikky are still on the loose.”

Panic prevailed in the town and police gathering is exploring nature in the town to manage any untoward occurrence.