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RJD leader Kedar Rai shot dead: It's a political conspiracy, claims Lalu

Rai was considered to be very close to Lalu Yadav

ANI  |  Ranchi 

Lalu Yadav
Lalu Yadav | Photo: PTI

Expressing sorrow over the demise of (RJD) leader Kedar Rai, party chief Yadav today said that number of high profile people, including politicians are involved in the of killing the former.

"High profile people are involved in this When I return to Patna, then will see who did this and on which property they had the dispute, as is being claimed. Even political persons are involved in this and I will reveal their names," Yadav told ANI.

leader was shot dead by some unknown assailants earlier in the day while he was on his morning walk along Bihar's Sugna road.

Rai was considered to be very close to Lalu Yadav.

The criminals fled from the incident site after firing consecutive three shots at Rai.

ward councillor Rai was immediately rushed to the nearby hospital, where he was declared 'brought dead' by the doctors.

First Published: Thu, August 10 2017. 15:02 IST