Lucknow: An unidentified gunman shot dead a liquor sales manager in broad daylight on Sunday in Baijalpur village of Uttar Pradesh. According to SP Basti Ashish Srivastava, the incident took place at around 11 pm in Baijalpur village located on Kadasara S Chak Road under Parashurampur police station area.

The deceased has been identified as Vinay Singh, a resident of Balrampur district. Superintendent of Police Srivastava further said that Singh was going to his in-laws’ house in Kadasara at the time of the incident.

Meanwhile, preliminary investigation has revealed that Vinay was shot in the head.

Based on the complaint of Vinay’s brother, a case of murder has been registered at Parashurampur police station. According to reports, the Superintendent of Police said that he took stock of the spot along with the Additional SP.