RJD leader shot dead

A Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in the Bihar capital on Saturday, police said. Dina Gope, who was also the husband of former Patna deputy mayor, was killed when he was returning home after attending a relative’s marriage, a police officer said. Criminals used an AK-47 to kill him near his residence in Anushabad, he added. (IANS)