Muzaffarpur – Two local politicians affiliated to the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) were shot at by unknown assailants in Kanti police station area in Muzaffarpur district on Thursday.
In the incident, RJD District General Secretary Surendra Kumar and leader Umashankar Prasad got critically injured and have been admitted to a private hospital.
Surendra was hit two bullets and Prasad was hit four when they reached near Sherna village, police said.
DSP Mukul Ranjan said, “Both of them are out of danger. We are trying to find out the reason behind this firing. Those involved in this will be arrested soon.”
Further investigation is underway, Ranjan added.