Lucknow: Two youths, allegedly involved in several crimes including murder, were today shot dead by some unidentified persons in Gomti Nagar area here.
Ashish Mishra (29) and Rohit Shukla (24) were shot dead in the wee hours today, police said.
A number of criminal cases including that of murder and attempt to murder were pending against the victims, they said.
Police is probing the matter and suspect old enmity as one of the motives behind the killing.
No arrest has been made so far, police said.