Thane, May 23 UNI | 2 months ago

A Shiv Sena leader and city corporator of the Badlapur Municipal Council (BMC) was today shot dead by unidentified assailants this morning.

Police said that around 1130 hrs, when Mohan Raut was in his office at Apte Wadi locality in Shirgaon, the assailants came and fired indiscriminately at Raut who was badly wounded.

He was was rushed to the Ulhasnagar Central Hospital, where he was brought dead, the police said.

The police have rushed to the scene and the investigations were on.

The motive behind the killing was not known immediately, police added.

(Posted on 23-05-2014)