PATNA: In a shocking development, a college professor was shot dead by some unidentified assailants in Bihar's Nalanda district earlier on Sunday.
The victim was a professor at the PMS Colege in Nalanda district.
"Arvind Kumar, a professor at the PMS College, was shot dead near Elite hotel in Bhagan Bigha area by unidentified assailants when he was on a morning walk," a district police official said.
His body had been sent for post-mortem, he said.
The motive behind the professor's murder is yet to be established.
Meanwhile, the Bihar Police have registered a case in this regard and launched an investigation into the murder.
No arrests have been made so far.