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A 30-year-old man was shot dead by three men on Thursday night in north-east Delhi’s Seelampur.

The police said they have identified the accused, who were allegedly known to Ranjit.

Shot in market

A resident of Seelampur J Block, Ranjit used to run a brush manufacturing business from home. He was attacked around 8 p.m. in a market in the area.

“He was standing near a TV repair shop when he was shot near the head,” said DCP (north-east) Ajit Kumar Singla.

The attackers fled as people started gathering on the spot after hearing the gunshot. Ranjit was taken to a hospital, where he was declared brought dead. “Initial probe has revealed that the victim and the accused were involved in a fight,” he said.

The police are scanning CCTV footage to trace the accused.

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Printable version | Jan 27, 2020 4:47:11 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/man-shot-dead/article19694948.ece

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