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Soldier Shot Dead In Patna Allegedly During Loot Attempt

The soldier, on leave, was on his way to board the Rajdhani Express to Guwahati.

Patna soldier
The Army jawan, identified as Bablu Kumar, was shot dead by two bike-borne men. (Image: Twitter/ANI)

New Delhi: A soldier was killed by unidentified assailants in Patna on Thursday. The Army jawan, identified as Bablu Kumar, was shot dead by two bike-borne men allegedly during a loot attempt in Bihar’s capital.

The incident occurred around 3 am near Chiraiyatand Bridge under Kankarbagh Police Station limits in Patna, news agency ANI reported. The soldier, on leave, was on his way to board the Rajdhani Express to Guwahati.

Further investigation is being carried out by police.

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