Two persons, including police officer incharge, shot dead in Bihar

Two persons, including a police officer-incharge, were shot dead in Bihar on Thursday.

Last Updated: Jan 02, 2014, 12:32 PM IST

Zee Media Bureau

Patna: Two persons, including a police officer incharge, were shot dead at Jurawanpur police station in Bihar`s Vaishali district on Wednesday night, a police officer said on Thursday.

Jurawanpur police station officer incharge, Anil Kumar, and Sudhir Kumar, the son of a policeman, were shot at by former Mukhiya of Juravanpur Barari Panchayat Sri Kant Rai following a heated exchange over a property dispute, Superintendent of police Suresh Prasad Chaudhury said.
The injured persons died on their way to Patna Medical College and Hospital in the state capital, he said.

The bodies were brought to the police line this morning and a guard of honour was given to departed police officer, SP said, adding arrangements were being made to transport the body of Anil Kumar to his native village in Madhubani district.

The accused village head was absconding after the incident, and police were investigating into the matter.

(With Agency inputs)