Naphai village chief shot dead

Senapati: A village chief in Saikul block succumbed to bullet injury after he was shot at, reportedly called out from his house on Monday night.

The decease is identified as a 57-year-old, Zilhem Khongsai said to be the chief of Naphai village, Saikul, under Senapati district.

Sources said that Zilhem Khongsai was reportedly called out from home around 11:50 pm of June 6 after which a sound of gunshot was heard.

Also read: Heated scuffle at Nongmeipal turns ugly; 8 villagers detained

The chief was found with serious bullet injury and was rushed to Saikul CHC where he succumbed to his injury.

The motive behind the murder has not been ascertained, nor claimed by any during the filing of this report.

(Chongthu News Service)

Also read: Family of deceased Lt Zilhem Khongsai & VA clarifies on false ‘poppy plantation’ media reports

- Advertisement -

For more such stories, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Download our Android App. Subscribe to our Website Notifications to stay updated.

Also Read

0 0 votes
Article Rating
Subscribe
Notify of
guest

0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Advertisement

Connect With Us

13,652FansLike
681FollowersFollow
spot_img

Latest

0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x
Support Us
Support Us