Gaya: Bihar Science and Technology Minister Anil Kumar escaped unhurt when unidentified persons fired at his vehicle during a road blockade at Dariapur in
Maoist-hit Gaya district Monday night, official sources said.
The gunmen fired at Kumar`s vehicle during the road
hold-up to which the securitymen accompanying him retaliated,
the sources said.
The minister was returning to Gaya after campaigning in
his Atari assembly constituency.
No harm was caused to anyone in the firing as the
driver accelerated the speed of the car and drove to
safety, the sources said.
Later, a case was registered with the Panchananpur
police outpost and investigation was on.