Reports from various media have indicated that a Hindu group leader was shot dead about 150 meter away from a Durga Temple near Rakh Bagh in Ludhiana by unidentified men.
The victim was identified as Amit Sharma age 35 who was a ‘Jila’ head of ‘Hindu Takht.’
The police officials have said the assailants were two men on a motorcycle. Reportedly, the Hindu group leader was visiting his friend near the Durga temple.
The victim was brought to a hospital nearby but was pronounced dead. CCTV cameras are installed in the area and police are looking at footage to determine further evidence of the attack.