40-year-old doctor shot dead during duty at Uttarakhand Govt hospital

, 2:23 PM IST

Dehradun : Unidentified gunmen shot dead a doctor on duty at the Jashpur Government Hospital in Uttarakhand’s Udham Singh Nagar district this morning.

Paediatrician Dr. Sunil Kumar Singh was on OPD duty when he was shot and killed at a point blank range.

The 40-year-old doctor hails from Bihar’s Gaya District and stays with his family in the hospital campus.

A investigation has been ordered into the incident. (ANI)