PATNA || In a shocking incident, a senior journalist was shot dead in Siwan district of Bihar on Friday. Around 8 in the night, Rajdev Ranjan was shot twice by two unidentified assailants. Police said that five persons were waiting for the journalist and when he was returning from his office.
The deceased journalist lived with his family at the Mahadeva Nai Basti and was headed for home when the incident took place. As the news of the high-profile killing spread, senior district and police officials rushed to the crime scene. He was rushed to a nearby medical facility where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
He was in journalism for the past 24-years and was currently the bureau chief of a national Hindi daily.