Medical officer killed in Lucknow

A chief medical officer (CMO) was shot dead by unidentified gunmen outside his residence here on Saturday, police said.

Updated: Apr 02, 2011, 10:44 AM IST

Lucknow: A chief medical officer (CMO) was shot dead by unidentified gunmen outside his residence here on Saturday, police said.

VP Singh, CMO (family welfare), was killed in the posh Gomti Nagar area.

"As of now, I can only tell that unidentified gunmen fired several shots at the CMO and managed to escape," police inspector Abhimanyu Dhar Dwivedi told reporters.
"We are yet to establish the motive behind the crime," added Dwivedi.

IANS