Two killed in fresh police firing in Gujjar agitation

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Jaipur, May 30 (UNI) At least two people were killed and several others including some police personnel injured in a cross firing between the police and a Gujjar mob near Kushalipura in Sawai Madhopur today.

Unofficial TV reports put the toll at three.

According to Police sources, the Gujjar protesters blocking traffic on the Sawai Madhopur-Sheopur(MP) Road near Kushalipura suddenly turned violent and resorted to stone throwing on the police and RAC personnel who were trying to disperse them.

The security personnel initially used routine means, including tear gas, to quell the mob but the irate protesters did not relent.

Police opened fire when some miscreants from the mob fired at the police from countrymade rifles.

At least two persons identified as Kanhiya Lal(23) and Radhey Shyam(22) were kiled and several includind some cops were injured.

One RAC personnel was rushed to the SMS Hospital here in critical condition, the sources said.

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