Cong dist chief, bodyguard killed in J'khand blast
Koderma: Koderma district Congress president Shankar Yadav and his personal bodyguard were killed when unidentified assailants hurled a bomb on his vehicle in Koderma district, police said today.
The driver of Yadav's SUV was critically injured in the explosion that occurred near Dhab in Chandwara police station area on Koderma-Hazaribag border.
Yadav (50) died on the spot while his bodyguard and the driver were seriously injured in the attack, Superintendent of Police Shivani Tiwari said.
The bodyguard succumbed to his injuries in a hospital here while the driver was shifted to a hospital in Ranchi, she said.