Greater Noida: One person was killed and two others injured in a shootout near Kanshi Ram Colony on Thursday night.

Some assailants attacked Pawan Kumar, a resident of the Colony, as he was proceeding towards his residence after alighting from a train at Ajaibpur railway station, police said on Friday.

When he raised an alarm people from a nearby religious place came to his help but seeing the mob the assailants fired at the people in panic killing one Bali in the shoot out, police said.

Two others - Shahbudu Danis and Anis - were also injured and they were admitted to a private hospital where their condition was stated to be stable.

Police said initial investigations revealed that old enmity may have been the cause of the attack and a search operation was on for the assailants.

(Agencies)

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