Chapra/Gopalganj,09 May(HS): A Railway contractor was shot dead this morning by unidentified persons while he was practising Yoga. The incident occurred at Barwa Math under Uchkagaon police station.
The deceased has been identified as Shambhu Mishra, said to be a close follower of Amrendra Pandey alias Pappu Pandey, MLA.
He was practising Yoga when motorcycle-borne two criminals arrived and sprayed bullets on him following which he died on the spot.
The police have sent the corpse for postmortem. Manoj Tiwary, SP informed that the culprits will be nabbed soon.