Fatal Land Dispute Erupts in Shamli: One Dead, Ten Injured

A deadly clash over a land dispute in Shamli district left one person dead and ten injured. Authorities reported that sharp-edged weapons, bricks, and lathis were used. Security enhancements and additional police deployment are in effect as a precaution.

PTI | Muzaffarabad | Updated: 24-06-2024 09:39 IST | Created: 24-06-2024 09:39 IST
Fatal Land Dispute Erupts in Shamli: One Dead, Ten Injured
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A deadly altercation over a land dispute erupted in Shamli district, resulting in one fatality and injuring ten others, police confirmed on Monday.

Participants wielded sharp-edged weapons, bricks, and lathis during the clash, which occurred in the Thanabhawan area on Sunday evening, authorities said.

To maintain order, security has been fortified and extra police forces have been deployed in the area.

The incident claimed the life of Zulfikar, 40, and also left ten others injured, Superintendent of Police Abhishek told reporters.

The conflict sparked when Intazar and Guddi were confronted by Zulfikar and his group over a land dispute, the SP disclosed.

The injured parties were immediately transported to a nearby hospital, where they are reported to be in stable condition.

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