Advocate shot at

BARA: An unidentified gang fired at an advocate Jagadish Acharya, a resident of Madarsatole-8, in Kalaiya on Thursday night.

Acharya, 48, who was shot in the loins at 8:45 pm, was taken to Birgunj for treatment, Bara Deputy Superintendent of Police Krishna Bahadur Kunwar said.

A police team seized weapons from a nearby area on Friday morning. The police recovered two homemade pistols, one Indian pistol and seven rounds of bullet, the police said, on Friday.