According to the police On Monday night in Uttar Pradesh, Ballia District, a journalist was staged and shot dead by 3 men. Further adding that all the accused involved in the attack have been arrested.
The journalist’s name was Ratan Singh he was 42 years old and a local journalist who contributed stories for a private news channel. Around 9 p.m. on Monday he has shot dead near his home in Eastern Uttar Pradesh’s Bhalia district about 260 km from state capital Lucknow. According to the officials, Mr. Singh lives in a house in the urban part of the district. his family had involved in a property dispute with the accused over a house in his relatives for the last few years.
Last night he has gone to his village over the matter related to property dispute when he was chased and shot dead. He was trying to escape from his attackers when he was caught in the gunfire. Three men who are allegedly involved in the incident have been arrested. According to Shubhash Dubey who is the Deputy Inspector General, Azamgarh Range said that property disputes and old enmity are believed to be the reasons behind the attack.