Gram kachhehri secretary shot dead

Secretary of a village court was shot dead by armed assailants at Phulelpur village in Bihar`s Patna district this morning, police said.

Last Updated: May 01, 2011, 15:03 PM IST

Patna: Secretary of a village court was
shot dead by armed assailants at Phulelpur village in Bihar`s
Patna district this morning, police said.

The secretary, Subodh Kumar, died on the spot when the
two assailants shot at him from close range.
Personal enmity was stated to be the reason behind the
killing, they said.

The deceased`s wife, contesting for the post of the
panchayat committee member in the panchayat polls, lodged
a named FIR against two persons of the village charging them
with the murder of her husband, the police said.

PTI