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Amarmani Tripathi's kin murdered

September 24, 2003 18:28 IST

Two close relatives of former Uttar Pradesh minister Amarmani Tripathi, a prime accused in poetess Madhumita Shukla's murder case, were stabbed to death by unidentified assailants in Gorakhpur on Tuesday night.

Also see: Tripathi sent to police custody till September 30

Tripathi's aunt Kamala Devi and her husband Yashodanand Mishra were asleepwhen they were attacked.

When their daughter Annu raised an alarm, the assailants escaped after locking her in a room, a senior police officer said.

Kamala Devi was former UP minister Shyam Narayan Tewari's sister.

Mishra was a retired workshop superintendent of the Madan Mohan Malaviya Engineering College in Gorakhpur.

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