A priest in Uttar Pradesh was shot at in Gonda district over a long standing property dispute. Two people have been arrested, police said.
The incident was of late Saturday. The victim, Samrat Das, serves as a ‘pujari’ at the Ram Janki temple.
He was admitted to a local hospital but had to be referred to Lucknow for treatment early Sunday. The doctors said his condition was critical.
An FIR has been registered against four people.
गोंडा में रामजानकी मंदिर के पुजारी सम्राट दास को भूमाफियाओं ने गोली मार दी।भूमाफियाओं और सत्ता के गठजोड़ ने उप्र को…
Congress leader Ajay Kumar Lallu angered over the attempt to kill the saint and called it a Government-Land Mafia nexus.