MATHURA || In a sensational crime in Mathura district of Uttar Pradesh, two persons were shot dead in broad daylight at a market, police said. The incident happened at Bheekchand lane at Holi gate.
The assailants – three persons came on a bike and shot point-blank at Sunder and Basant, who died on the spot. Three persons who tried to intercept the assailants sustained gunshot wounds.
Dazed shopkeepers ran for shelter as bullets were fired in the air and they hurriedly downed the shutters. Senior police officials, including the SSP Gaurav Grover rushed to the crime scene.
An official told The News Agency that they ere gathering information and major exit points around the crime scene had been sealed to make getaway by assailants difficult.