Trader and son shot by owner of adjacent shop

  • | Thursday | 21st September, 2023

Varanasi: A cloth shop owner Abdul Rashid (55) and his son Shoeb (22) were shot dead by owner of the neighbouring shop Dinesh Gupta and his sons in the busy Sardaha market under Maharajganj police station in Azamgarh district, Wednesday morning. Heavy police force was deployed in the market following the incident, while IG Azamgarh range Akhilesh Kumar, SP Azamgarh Anurag Arya and other senior officials maintained vigil in the area.Following spot inspection, IG Azamgarh said, Rashid and his son were shot dead by Dineshs family members. Dinesh and Rashids shops are adjacent to each other in Sardaha market and they often quarrelled. Police had to take preventive actions in their dispute in the past too. On Wednesday morning their dispute turned murderous.On the complaint of Rashids family, named FIR was lodged against Dinesh, his wife Nirmala, sons Pavan, Pradeep and Pankaj. We also published the following articles recentlyShop, house owners fined in DaltonganjThe Medinirai Municipal Corporation (MMC) in Daltonganj, Jharkhand has fined residents and shop owners for violating the Municipal Corporation Act. The fines range from Rs 100 to Rs 5,000, depending on the severity of the violation. The MMC is urging cooperation from residents to keep the wards clean and avoid encroachments. The spot fines are being imposed without prior notice, as it is allowed under the act. In other news, an e-commerce platform has been fined for violating product liability provisions, while a private agency has been penalized for missing safai workers. The high court in Bengaluru has criticized the BBMP for imposing low fines on solid waste management violators and suggests invoking IPC provisions.

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