Gonda: A 30 year-old salesman was
shot dead by three armed men, who also allegedly looted his bag containing Rs two lakhs here, police said Thursday.
The incident occurred last night when Brijesh Srivastava, a salesman working in Mankapur township, was returning in a van from Babhban area with Rs two lakh, Superintendent of Police Durga Charan Misra said.
Three motorcycle-borne armed assailants overtook Srivasatav near Khamhaiya village and fired at him before fleeing with the bag, the SP said, adding that he died on the spot.
A case has been registered and investigations were on, he added.