Bihar: BJP leader shot dead in Aurangabad

A Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader on Friday was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Aurangabad district of Bihar, police said.

The episode took place in Haspura town’s Jalpura area when the victim, Mohan Yadav, was out for a morning walk.

According to police official, “Two motorcycle borne assailants shot Mohan Yadav from close range and he died on the spot.”

Further details are awaited.