In a criminal incident, a cattle trader was shot dead and robbed of Rs. 1.5 lakhs near Sikheda village.
The deceased was identified as Akhlak.
He was returning to his home in Mansurpur village from a cattle mela in Bihari village when the incident took place, police said.
Police confirmed that two armed men intercepted Akhlak’s e-rickshaw and shot him.
Police said that he was also robbed of Rs. 1.5 lakhs.
On information, senior police officers rushed to the spot and started search operations.
The body of the deceased was sent for post-mortem, officials said.>