Bihar: Youth killed, another injured ahead of Tazia procession in Hajipur

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Patna, Sep 21: Ahead of the Tazia procession to mark Muharram, a youth was killed and another injured in Bihar’s Hajipur on Friday. 

Police Station Officer Incharge Om Prakash told media that youth was shot dead near Masjid Chowk, while another sustained injuries.

Agitated locals over the incident blocked roads, raised slogans against the state government and staged protests for hours.

Following this, Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC)  has been imposed by the district administration in Masjid Chowk.

In a bid to maintain law and order heavy security forces have been deployed in the area.


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