//NRI shot dead in Manila, Philippines

NRI shot dead in Manila, Philippines

KAPURTHALA, Feb. 26. — A non-resident Indian was shot dead by some unidentified persons in Manila today, his father told reporters here. Mr Jagdeep Kumar, the father of the killed Rajesh Kumar (25), said his family had received a telephonic message about the murder of his son in the morning.

He said his son was settled in Manila for the past three years and was married to a Philippine girl there. Rajesh was waiting for his wife outside the church, where she had gone to pay obeisance when the murder took place. The cause of the murder could not be ascertained. — PTI