Patna, Dec 5: In a broad daylight, a Patna High Court lawyer was shot dead by motorcycle-borne criminals in Rajvanshi Nagar on Wednesday.
The deceased has been identified as Jitendra Kumar.
Following the information, Police rushed to the incident spot.
In the wake of incident, Chief Justice of the court A.P. Sahi told the police to file a report by this evening.
Lawyers from the court met Sahi and sought a probe by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) in the case.
In the afternoon, the lawyers staged a protest by blocking roads and kept away from work.