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Convict killed by fellow inmate in UP jail

Press Trust of India  |  Farrukhabad (UP) 

A convict serving life term at the here was by a fellow inmate over a monetary dispute, a jail official said today.

Harbhan Singh, lodged in barrack number 2, had a dispute with inmate that led to a brawl yesterday evening, and strangled to death, Senior Jail Superintendent B P Tripathi said.

Both and were serving life imprisonments, Tripathi said.

Harbhan's body was sent for postmortem and a magisterial inquiry ordered, the jail superintendent said.

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First Published: Tue, October 24 2017. 11:57 IST