Patna: 55-year-old local BJP leader, Sanjeev Mishra, was shot dead in Bihar’s Kuthhar. Mishra was standing in front of his house when 2 assailants arrived on bikes and shot him at point blank range.
Mishra was quickly transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. The incident took place this mornig. Mishra had escaped a similar shooting attempt less than a year ago.
Locals and BJP workers picketed road protesting the incident. The killing is from political rivalry, said police.