A journalist was allegedly shot dead at his residence by unidentified miscreants in Araria district of Bihar, mentioned the police on August 18.
The incident came about in the Raniganj Bazaar space.
Four unidentified assailants shot dead a 40-year-old journalist recognized as Vimal Kumar Yadav with Hindi each day Dainik Jagran at Raniganj in Bihar’s Araria district on August 18 morning. The journalist, Vimal, was a witness to the homicide of his brother in 2019, HT reported.
The Goons barged into his home at 4:00 am early morning, Woke the journalist up and shot him dead.
As per the Police “In the Raniganj Bazar area, a journalist namely Vimal Kumar Yadav was shot dead by unidentified miscreants…post-mortem is underway. The dog squad has been called to the murder spot…An investigation is on,” mentioned Ashok Kumar Singh, Superintendent of Police, Araria.
Araria, Bihar | “In the Raniganj Bazar area, a journalist namely Vimal Kumar Yadav was shot dead by unidentified miscreants…post-mortem is being done, dog squad has been called to the murder spot…investigation is on and efforts to arrest the culprits are underway”: Ashok… pic.twitter.com/ipvhw6nabL
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