57-year-old man shot dead in Lohardaga

Lohardaga, Jan 14 (PTI) A 57-year-old man was shot dead by unidentified persons in Jharkhand's Lohardaga district, police said on Thursday.

The deceased identified as Sancharwa Lohra, a resident of Bhakso Hara Toli area of the district used to work as an 'Ojha' (exorcist), they said.

Lohardaga Sadar police station in-charge Mantu Kumar said that three persons had come to the house of Lohra on Wednesday night and shot him dead.

An investigation has been started into the incident, he added. PTI COR IKD RG RG