PATNA: Armed criminals shot dead two employees of a road construction company in Bihar late Thursday night, creating panic in the areas.
The incident took place at Bhagwanpur village in Saran district.
Police said the victims were sleeping at their base camp when the criminals entered inside and shot them dead.
The victims were associated with Srishti Development Private Limited which is constructing road from Dighwara to Bheldi.
The reason behind their killing is not known. Police are investigating the case.
Last year, the gangsters had killed two engineers from another construction company in Darbhnaga district of Bihar after the company failed to pay hefty extortion they had demanded.