15/02/2016 1:14 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:26 AM IST

Another Boy Killed In Celebratory Firing In UP

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BAGHPAT, Uttar Pradesh -- A 14-year-old boy was killed in celebratory firing during a marriage function at Bijwada village in Binauli area here, police said today.

The incident occurred yesterday when Fukran was attending a marriage function and was hit by a bullet in celebratory firing by some persons, they said.

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An FIR has been registered in this regard against five persons, police said, adding, attempts are on to nab them.

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