Mining engineer shot dead by Maoists in Jharkhand

Maoist ultras shot dead a mining engineer at Chama village in Latehar district, the police said on Tuesday.

Last Updated: Apr 26, 2011, 15:52 PM IST

Latehar: Maoist ultras shot
dead a mining engineer at Chama village in Latehar district,
the police said on Tuesday.

A group of Maoists gunned down Ranjan Kumar (23) near
his village under Maneka police station last night.

Kumar was working as a mining engineer at one of the
collieries in North Karnapura (Dakra) area of the Central
Coalfields Limited, situated at Khelari in Ranchi district,
the sources said.

The motive of the killing was not yet known.

PTI