Muzaffarnagar: A case of shooting and killing of a farmer in Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh has come to light. The 38-year-old farmer was reportedly shot dead by unidentified assailants in the village. Police have given information in this regard on Sunday. The incident is reported to be from Bipur Jalalabad village in Shamli district. Police said a farmer named Babloo was shot dead.
Police said Babloo had gone to work in his fields in Bibipur Jalalabad village on Saturday. But on the way to the farm, some unidentified miscreants attacked him and shot him. He died on the spot. By evening, when the farmer did not return home, the family searched for him. After much searching, his body was found on his farm. After which the mourning in the family grew.
The incident was then reported to the police. On receiving information, the police rushed to the spot and took possession of the body and sent it for post mortem. The local people are also being questioned. Police said the cause of the murder is being ascertained and the case is under investigation. It is only after examination that all the things will be known. He said he will soon arrest the culprit.