Lawyer shot dead by unidentified assailants

Lucknow: A 45-year-old lawyer was allegedly shot dead by two unidentified assailants in Kakori area, police said today. Surendra Pratap Singh Yadav was shot dead by the two motorcycle-borne assailants near Narauna village when he was returning home late Saturday evening, they said.

The motive behind the murder was not clear, they said, adding that a probe is on.