Uttar Pradesh: Boy killed in celebratory firing

A 14-year old boy died on Wednesday after he suffered bullet injuries during celebratory firing at wedding ceremony in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, police said.

The incident took place on Wednesday evening, when victim Gaurav Singh, who belonged to Ghodi Bachheda village Jarcha area, had gone to attend his neighbour’s party.

Gaurav was rushed to the hospital, where he was declared brought dead.

Deceased’s father had filed a complaint with the police in this regard.

Police said, “based on the complaint of the family, a case was registered and investigation into the matter was going on.”