Lucknow : Four persons were shot dead on Friday in Bijnore in Uttar Pradesh in communal clashes after some boys allegedly teased a group of school girls, police said.
Some people opened fire during the violence, leaving four persons from the minority community dead and at least five others injured, the police said.
The injured were rushed to nearby medical facilities, a Home Department official told IANS.
The deceased were identified as Ehsaan, Sartaaz, Anees and Rizwan. The injured were identified as Furkan, Ansar, Saleem, Aladdin, Shahnawaz and Sarfaraz.