A 24-year-old youth was shot dead by miscreants allegedly over lover affair at Mohanlalganj in Lucknow on Sunday. The miscreants after shooting the youth identified as Kuldeep on his head, dumped his body in a field and fled the spot.
The incident took place at Gaura village in Mohanlalganj block.
Villagers spotted the body and informed the police that rushed to the spot and began investigation. According to the initial reports, the murder could be the fallout of a love affair or gambling.