Pratapgarh: A 55-year-old woman was beaten to death by her neighbours in Hinahu village in the Nawabganj area here due to old enmity, police said Sunday.
Madhuri Devi and her son Pankaj were attacked by Sanjay Tiwari and his associates with sticks on Saturday night, senior police officer Shivji Shukla said.
They were rushed to a hospital where Madhuri Devi died during treatment.
An FIR has been registered against Sanjay Tiwari, the husband of a village head, and his three associates.
Police are probing the matter. No arrests have so far been made in this connection, the police officer said.