Khunti (Jharkhand): A journalist has been killed by the ultras of the People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) in Khunti district, police said on Sunday.

"Jitendra Kumar Singh, who was working with a Hindi newspaper in Murhu, was gunned down by PLFI activists on Saturday at Pasrabeda-Khatanga route under Murhu police station," Sub-Divisional Police Officer Aswini Kumar said.

A note left by the PLFI claimed responsibility for killing the scribe over some welfare work in the area.

(Agencies)

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