Sant Kabirnagar: A dalit boy was shot dead while three other members of his family were injured by members of another caste at Uttar Pradesh’s Bhaishahiya Raja village here this afternoon, police sources said.
A minor dispute was stated to be the cause of the incident they said adding an FIR has been lodged and efforts were on to arrest the culprits.
As tension prevailed after the incident, DIG, Basti Range, B.M. Tripathi has reached the village and police personnel deployed in strength.
Meanwhile, there are reports of some Dalit families moving out of the village after the incident, sources added.