Staff Correspondent

Bijapur: One person was killed on the spot and three others were injured in a clash between two groups at Yankanchi Cross in Sindagi taluk of Bijapur district on Thursday night. The deceased has been identified as Sharangouda Shekhargouda Hosmani (31), a resident of Yalagi village in Surpur taluk of Gulbarga district.

The police said Hosmani was returning to his village along with four of his friends when the incident took place. A group of eight, who came in a vehicle, allegedly attacked him with weapons. Miscreants allegedly shot at Hosmani who died immediately. Veerbhadraiah Veersangaiah Ganachari (30), Bandenawaz Dastgir Kodekal (32) and Basangouda Nanagouda Hosmani (35) were injured.

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