Teacher gunned down
Rautahat, October 23:
An unidentified person gunned down a teacher at Prempur Gonahi Village Development Committee in Ratutahat district today.
According to eyewitnesses, a person entered the classroom while Sunil Raya Yadav was taking a class and opened fire on him all of a sudden.
The 35-year-old teacher, also president of the Madhesi Teachers’ Forum Area No 3 and resident of Dharhari VDC, died on the spot. Though the villagers tried to nab the assailant, he managed to flee.
A large number of security personnel have been mobilised to search for the murderer, said Ramesh Thapa, deputy superintendent of police. Until now no one has claimed responsibility for the murder.