Peren, August 5 (MExN): A man in his 40s was shot dead, allegedly by two unknown persons on the night of August 4, at around 8:00 pm in New Beisumpui Village under Peren District.
According to a DIPR report, the incident took place when the deceased, identified as Dichungbe Newme, was alone in his house.
Late Dichungbe was serving as Jugali in the Power Department and posted in the said village. He was originally from Nzauna Village under Nsong EAC Hq, it said.
An FIR has been lodged at Ahthibung Police Station and the dead body was taken to Dimapur by Police team headed by Ahthibung OC for post mortem examination, the report added.
In support of the deceased’s family, Nzauna Lui Baudi also submitted a representation to SDO (C) Ahthibung for further investigation against the crime.