Muzaffarnagar, Feb 8: A minor boy was killed allegedly in a celebratory firing by Samajwadi Party workers in Shamli.
Samajwadi Party were allegedly firing shots in the air to celebrate a local election victory on Sunday.
According to reports, police was present at the site where firing was carried by the SP goons for around half an hour.
The victim was going on a rickshaw with his mother when he was shot in the chest. Late he died in the hospital.
Victim's relative sat in protest on a highway, blocking traffic for hours in that part of western Uttar Pradesh.
Police is yet to arrest anyone in this case.