A 50-year-old farmer was shot dead by unidentified persons at Nauna village in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district, police said today.
Surendra Pal was shot at yesterday when he had gone to his fields, they said.
The body was later found in the field with bullet injuries, police said, adding, it has been sent for postmortem.
In a separate incident, a 29-year-old youth was shot dead by unidentified miscreants in Titerwada village of Shamli district while he was returning home.
The body has been sent for postmortem and investigations are underway, police added.