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Youth shot dead after release from Jail

Press Trust of India  |  Ghaziabad 

A youth was shot dead after he was released on from the Dasna here yesterday, police officials said.

He was gunned down by unidentified assailants near a business management institute in Dasna town of station area when pm his way home, they said.

of Police H N Singh said that passersby informed the police about a bullet-riddled body after which a team reached the spot. After legal formalities, the police sent the body for autopsy, he said.

The slain youth was identified as (20), a in and a native of Dasna. was sent to on 25th December under section 25 of the Arms Act, Singh said. Yesterday, he was granted by the and was released from the in the evening, he added.

"Police have some clues regarding the killers. After his release from jail he informed his father on the phone that he will reach home at about 10pm. But when he did not reach till late night, the family members searched him and later informed the police. It seems to be a matter of old enmity," the SSP added.

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First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 22:05 IST