Amethi (UP), Jan 30 (PTI) A man was allegedly shot dead and two others seriously injured today in a clash between two groups in this district, police said. Also Read - BREAKING: Policeman Shoots Self Dead at Lucknow Assembly Gate, Probe On

Ashfak, son of Ansar, was shot dead near a bank in the Jagdishpur market on the Lucknow-Varanasi national highway, they said. Also Read - BJP MP Kaushal Kishore's Son Shot By Bike-Borne Assailants In Lucknow

Heavy police deployment was made and traders downed shutters as panic gripped the area after the shootout. Police officials said they suspected there was old enmity between the two parties involved. Also Read - Lucknow University Admission 2021 Form Likely To Be Out On This Date at lkouniv.ac.in, Details Here

District Magistrate Shakuntla Gautam and Superintendent of Police K K Gehlot rushed to the spot after the incident, officials said.

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