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SSB personnel open fire, one killed

Press Trust of India  |  Mahrajganj (UP) 

A man was killed after being shot at by personnel in along the border here, police said today.

The incident took place yesterday evening when personnel saw one Kamlesh coming from side and stopped him leading to arguments with him and locals, who came out in his support.

Soon after a jawan opened fire injuring him, Deputy Commandant, SSB, Dileep said, adding he was rushed to a hospital, where he died during treatment.

The nationality of Kamlesh was not immediately clear.

Three personnel were also injured in the clash with villagers, Jha said.

A heavy police force has been deployed in the area.

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First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 12:05 IST