Gaya, Oct.25 (ANI): A 40- year-old journalist in Paraiya block of Kashta village was shot dead at his home by some unidentified people on Saturday evening here in Bihar.
“A reporter of Dainik Jagran named Mithilesh Pandey has been shot dead by unidentified person. We have started the investigation. We will try to arrest the culprits as soon as possible,” SSP Gaya, Manu Maharaj told the reporters.
“Around 2-3 people having their faces covered entered his house and shot the victim while he was sleeping. I was not at home. I was sitting outside but when I heard the sound of the bullet, I rushed to the house,” said victim’s relative Umesh Kumar Pandey.
According to the victim’s family, Mithilesh had been receiving many threats and he had informed the police also. (ANI)