Patna: A businessman
was shot dead Saturday morning by some unidentified criminals in the Bihar
capital, police said.
Ajay Kumar, a businessman dealing with
edible oil, was shot dead near his residence in Patrakarnagar police
According to the police, he was killed while
returning from a morning walk. "Criminals had exact information of his
morning walk timing and eliminated him," an officer said.
incident has sent shockwaves among the businessmen and traders here.
have lodged a case and begun investigation.
Angry local residents
blocked roads in protest and demanded arrest of the people behind his
In last two months, nearly half a dozen businessmen have
been killed across the state.