Two persons shot dead in Bihar

Two persons were shot dead by unidentified assailants at a village in Bihar`s Munger district, police said on Wednesday.

Last Updated: Mar 20, 2013, 13:25 PM IST

Munger: Two persons were shot dead by unidentified assailants at a village in Bihar`s Munger district, police said on Wednesday.

The incident took place at Manikpur village last night when the assailants fired on two persons, identified as Lalan Jha (30) and Gopal Manjhi (25), from close range, the police said.

The duo died on the spot.
Turf war between rival groups could be the motive behind the murder of the two persons who were said to have criminal background, the police said.

PTI