Monday, Oct 18, 2021 | Last Update : 10:29 AM IST

  India   Crime  19 Dec 2018  SSB jawan shot dead in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghazipur

SSB jawan shot dead in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghazipur

PTI
Published : Dec 19, 2018, 3:41 pm IST
Updated : Dec 19, 2018, 3:41 pm IST

Police said a case of murder was registered against unidentified accused and an investigation was underway.

The jawan was rushed to a district hospital, where he was declared brought dead. (Representational Image)
 The jawan was rushed to a district hospital, where he was declared brought dead. (Representational Image)

Ghazipur: A 35-year-old Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) jawan was shot dead by unidentified bike-borne assailants in a village here, police said on Wednesday.

The incident happened on Monday in Katria village, Additional Superintendent of Police (City) Pradeep Kumar said.

 

"On Monday, unidentified persons had attacked SSB jawan Ramniwas Nishad (35), who was on leave and was in his native village of Katria under the Karanda police station area. He was shot at by motorcycle-borne youngsters," Kumar said.

The jawan was rushed to a district hospital, where he was declared brought dead, he added.

Kumar said a case of murder was registered against unidentified accused and an investigation was underway to arrest them.

Tags: ssb jawan, murder, ghazipur, crime, up crime, jawan killed
Location: India, Uttar Pradesh