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UP: Youth objects to harassment of cousin,killed

A youth was beaten to death allegedly by three persons when he objected to their harassing his cousin in Bharthana area here.

A youth was beaten to death allegedly by three persons when he objected to their harassing his cousin in Bharthana area here. Agitated over the incident,locals placed the youth’s body on Etawah-Lucknow highway near Bharthana crossing Thursday morning and blocked the road,the police said.

Pankaj Yadav (18) entered into an argument with three youths after they sexually harassed his cousin near Bharthana Usrahar bus station Wednesday. The youths allegedly assaulted Pankaj with sticks,the police said,adding,he was seriously injured in the attack. Later,Pankaj died during treatment at a hospital in Agra.