One person has been shot dead by unidentified miscreants in the heart of Dibrugarh in Assam at around 6.45 on Tuesday evening.

The victim has been identified as Om Prakash Agarwala, an employee of a flour mill. The victim was immediately rushed to Assam Medical College and Hospital but to no avail.

The reason for the murder is yet to be known as police are yet to make any breakthrough in the case.

The firing incident was reported from Graham Bazaar area of Dibrugarh.