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Soldier allegedly involved in Bulandshahr firing detained

IANS  |  Srinagar 

A soldier allegedly involved in the Bulandshahr firing in in which a and a civilian were killed was detained by his unit in and on Saturday, Army sources said.

Jitendra Malik alias Jeetu Fauji was detained by the 22 Rashtriya Rifles in Sopore town.

A special investigation team (SIT) of the Police was expected to reach here later to take him into custody.

and a civilian, Sumit Kumar, were shot dead in Bulandshahr in mob violence last week.

--IANS

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First Published: Sat, December 08 2018. 13:14 IST
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