UP: 2 shot dead for protesting drinking in public
An egg vendor and his nephew were shot dead allegedly by four people for protesting against their drinking in public at Rajnahiya in Sarnath near Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi. One body was discovered this morning, with bullet injuries on the chest. A case has been registered in this regard and a manhunt has been launched to nab the accused, said teh police. Here's more.
Basanta Yadav and his nephew Rajesh (32) were selling eggs when four men started drinking liquor sitting on a bench in front of them. When the duo raised an objection, they got into an argument but left the spot after some time. They returned late in the night and shot Basanta. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him 'brought dead'.