Samastipur, Jan 3: Armed assailants shot dead an LIC agent at his residence in Sarairanjan area of Bihar’s Samastipur on Thursday.
The police investigation underway.
In recent past, several incidents of killings and murders have been reported across Bihar.
On December 31, A local Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader in Bihar was shot dead near his village by unidentified men triggering protests in the area.
Prior to this, A businessman, identified as Dinanath Rai, was shot dead in Vaishali district of Bihar and another seriously injured in Araria on December 26.
Businessman, K P Shahi was shot dead by bike-borne assailants in Bihar’s Darbhanga on December 22.
In another incident, Businessman Gunjan Khemja, was shot dead in Hajipur on December 20.