Ghaziabad (UP), Apr 3 (PTI) An inspector and a senior sub inspector of Tronica city police station here have been transferred for dereliction of duty following a murder case, police said today.
Besides, the whole staff of Mandola village police post has been suspended on similar charges, a senior police official said.
On March 30, Lalit Tyagi, the head of gram panchayat Noraspur, Alipur was shot dead by bikers around 2.15 PM.
Three bullets were pumped into his body near his house.
He was rushed to GTB hospital and from there to a private hospital for treatment, where he succumbed to the injuries on the intervening night of 30-31 March.
SHO Babar Raza Zaidi and SSI Gajendra Singh have been shifted to police lines as they could not make any arrests in the case, Senior Superintendent of Police Deepak Kumar said.
Meanwhile, scores of enraged villagers of Noraspur today blocked the highway, affecting the traffic on Delhi-Saharanpur for some time.
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