Five persons shot dead in Jharkhand

Five persons were shot dead by their rivals at Mundar village in Gumla district, a senior police officer said on Tuesday.

Last Updated: Nov 29, 2011, 13:43 PM IST

Gumla (Jharkhand): Five persons were shot
dead by their rivals at Mundar village in Gumla district, a
senior police officer said on Tuesday.

The assailants had attacked their "rivals" around
midnight last night, killing all of them on the spot,
Superintendent of Police Jatin Narwal told reporters here.

Two country-made guns were recovered near the bodies,
he said, adding the police were trying to establish identity
of the dead persons.

PTI