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Hotel owner shot dead

Gorakhpur: A hotel owner was allegedly shot dead by three motorcycle borne assailants in Cantt police circle area here, police said on Saturday. Gulab Chandra Jaiswal, owner of Hotel Siddhartha and Hotel Malkin, was allegedly being fired at from a point blank range by Raju Mishra, Rata and Tiwari on Friday night, they said, adding Mishra was nabbed by hotel employees and was handed over to the police. A property dispute between the deceased and Raju Misra was suspected to be the reason behind the killing, they said.

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