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Shoot out: 1 killed in Guwahati

A simmering internal feud triggered a shoot out at a religious function in Guwahati where one person died on Sunday.

The sensational shoot out took place in the bread day light at a Shikh temple in Beltola where a person sprayed several rounds of bullets on a fellow from a point blank range.

Identified as Lakhbinder Singh suddenly took up his pistol inside the temple and targetted Harbinder Singh in full view of all those who attended the function inside the temple and vanished from the spot.

Harbinger, who sustained serious injury was rushed to GNRC where he was declared brought dead. On the other, minutes after the shoot out, Basistha police came and held Lakhbinder from his residence. Interrogation is going on.

The reason is said to be personal feud between the two.

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