Another journalist shot in Bihar by two bike-borne men, condition critical
One of the suspected attackers has reportedly been arrested. Photograph: (Zee News Network)
Another journalist was shot in Bihar's Arwal on Thursday. .
Police said Pankaj Mishra was shot at by two people from his village.
His condition is critical.
Mishra writes for the Rashtriya Sahara newspaper.
Local journalist Pankaj Mishra working for Rashtriya Sahara newspaper shot by 2 bike-borne persons in Bihar's Arwal; condition is critical. pic.twitter.com/Q2jrvZEgwm— ANI (@ANI) September 7, 2017
Police said Mishra was leaving the bank with Rs 1 lakh in cash.
After shooting him, ANI reported, Mishra was robbed of the cash.
Police said the shooting was a case of personal enmity.
One of the suspected attackers, ANI reported, has been arrested by police.
Senior journalist Gauri Lankesh was shot dead at her home in Bengaluru on Tuesday evening.
Lankesh edited the anti-establishment Gauri Lankesh Patrike.
The general consensus is that she was killed for her views.