A journalist working with a Hindi News Channel was shot dead in Ballia district of UP on Monday evening. If reports are to be believed, the victim Ratan Singh (42) was beaten up before he was killed inside the village head’s residence, which was just 700 metres from his own house.
A Journalist was shot dead at the residence of the village head. It’s being told that the victim and the accused had some old dispute. The investigation is underway. All accused will be arrested soon, a news portal quoted SP Devendra Nath as saying.
The incident comes barely a month after a journalist was killed in the front of his two daughters in Ghaziabad, after he filed a complaint against them for allegedly harassing his niece.