40-year-old farmer shot dead in UP, son arrested

Kamal Babu Chauhan Death – Obituary : Police say a 40-year-old farmer has been shot dead in a village in Banda district of Uttar Pradesh on Thursday.

The farmer’s son has been detained for questioning after he repeatedly changed his statements during initial inquiry.

The victim Kamal Babu Chauhan was sleeping outside his house in Nandadev village in Jaspura area on Wednesday evening when he was shot dead.

Jaspura police station SHO Sunil Kumar Singh said Chauhan had gunshot injury on his left shoulder and chest and that a country-made pistol was found near his body.

The body of the victim has been sent for autopsy.

This is a developing story.