Kanpur (UP), June 28 (PTI) A Dalit engineering student was shot dead by unidentified bike-borne assailants at Raghan road here, the police said today. Also Read - Missing Journalist Found Dead in Car in Kanpur, Murder Suspected

Shabnam Gautam (19) was on way her home in Dara Nevada in Shivrajpur on her scooty when the bike-borne men chased her and shot her in the neck at a a close range yesterday, Station House Officer (Billhaur), Gyan Singh said. Also Read - Army Colonel Booked For Raping Friend's Russian Wife in UP's Kanpur

The girl was taken to a hospital where she died during treatment.PTI CORR ABN DV DV Also Read - Loco Pilot Held For Raping, Blackmailing Minor UP Girl

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