Former village head lynched to death in Uttar Pradesh, police force deployed. Kanpur News – Times of India

Kannauj: Tension prevailed in Talgram police station area of ​​Kannauj district after a former village head was allegedly beaten to death.
After the incident, the police of several police stations and the Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) have been deployed in the area.
According to BJP MLA from Chibramau, Archana Pandey, who reached to visit the district hospital, the village head is a BJP worker.
Police said that Arun Kumar Shakya, the former village head of Naruiya village, had gone to a primary school on Wednesday evening to install a handpump, where he had a dispute with the husband of the current village head Sarojini Devi. victim family.
It is alleged that the brawl escalated and the husband of the present pradhan took the former pradhan hostage and beat him badly, police said, taking him to Talagram health centre, from where he was referred to the district hospital after first aid .
Police said that Shakya died late in the night.
Superintendent of Police (SP) Kunwar Anupam Singh, who reached the spot late in the night, along with other senior officials said that there was a fight between two parties in the village in which former Pradhan Arun Kumar Shakya was killed.
He told that a complaint has been lodged against nine people from the aggrieved side, out of which almost all the accused have been arrested by the police.