Elderly man dragged out of bus, shot dead in MP

A 65-year-old man was dragged out of a bus & shot dead by two unidentified men at Sakera crossing n Tikamgarh district.

Published: 29th June 2016 10:17 PM  |   Last Updated: 29th June 2016 10:17 PM   |  A+A-


TIKAMGARH: A 65-year-old man was today dragged out of a bus and shot dead by two unidentified men at Sakera crossing in Tikamgarh district of Madhya Pradesh, police said.

The motorbike-borne assailants stopped the bus on Jhansi-Tikamgarh road and climbed in. One of them shot at Bhagwandas Yadav, a passenger, but missed.

Then the duo dragged Yadav out and shot him in the chest, killing him on the spot, said inspector L P Yadav of Prithvipur police station.

Bhagwandas was returning to Orchha town after attending a hearing at Tikamgarh district court.

Further probe is on, police said.


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