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UP: DJ killed in celebratory firing; father, brother die on way to hospital

Prince, a DJ, was killed in firing at a function to celebrate the birth of a child at Dudhaheri village.

india Updated: Jun 17, 2017 22:03 IST
A DJ was killed in celebratory firing at a function in UP’s Dudhaheri village.
A DJ was killed in celebratory firing at a function in UP’s Dudhaheri village.(File Photo)

A disc jockey (DJ) was killed allegedly in celebratory firing while his father and brother died in a road accident in Muzaffarnagar on their way to see him in a hospital.

Prince (28) was killed in firing late last night at a function to celebrate the birth of a child at Dudhaheri village, said SP City Sombir Singh.

According to police, the deceased, a Dalit, was seriously injured after two upper caste men allegedly opened fire during the ceremony. The accused duo were absconding.

Prince later died in a hospital.

Following the incident, the father and brother of Prince were killed in a road accident when they were on way to the hospital on a motorcycle to see him.

Police have registered a case under Section 302 (punishment for murder) of IPC and the SC/ST Act against the two absconding accused.