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Muslim spiritual guru ‘Sufi Baba’ shot dead in Nashik

A 35-year-old Muslim cleric from Afghanistan was shot dead in Yeola, Nashik district of Maharashtra.

  • PTI Nashik
  • Last updated:July 06, 2022, 08:53 IST
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A 35-year-old religious leader of a Muslim community was shot dead by a group of four unidentified persons in Afghanistan on Tuesday in the city of Yeola in Maharashtra’s Nashik district, police said. The motive behind the killing was not immediately known.

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The incident took place in the evening on a vacant plot in the MIDC area of ​​Yeola city, about 200 km from Mumbai, police said. The deceased was identified as Khwaja Syed Chishti, popularly known as ‘Sufi Baba’ in Yeola, an official said.

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The assailants shot him in the forehead with a gun, after which he died on the spot, the official said. After killing Sufi Baba, an Afghan national, the assailants snatched his used SUV and fled the scene.

A case of murder has been registered at Yeola police station and search for the killers is on, the official said.

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