A trader shot dead in Lucknow

A trader was allegedly shot dead by unidentified miscreants over a loot attempt in Vikas Nagar area, police said.

Updated: Mar 11, 2011, 13:30 PM IST

Lucknow: A trader was allegedly shot dead by
unidentified miscreants over a loot attempt in Vikas Nagar
area here, police said on Friday.

Saurabh Agarwal who owned a shop in Sanjay Gandhi Puram
was found with a bullet injury in a temple near Jagrani
hospital on ring road last night, they said.

The deceased`s belongings in his car were found scattered
suggesting an attempt of loot, police said.

According to Saurabh`s family members, he had left his
shop in the evening to collect payment from some customers and
was missing since then.

PTI