A journalist was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Samastipur district of Bihar on Tuesday. Assailants fired seven bullets till BrijKishore, correspondent of Hindi daily Dainik Bhaskar, died on the spot.
However Police has refused to comment anything on this brutal murder incident.
Bihar: Brij Kishor, a journalist by profession, shot dead by unidentified persons in Samastipur— ANI (@ANI_news) January 3, 2017
This is not the first incident when a journalist was killed in Bihar. In May, Rajdeo Ranjan, a senior journalist of Hindi daily Hindustan, was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Siwan district. Alleged gangster and RJD leader Shahbuddin was under the scanner of investigation agencies in the case.