According to the District Police Office, Siraha, the deceased has been identified as Ram Shankar Mandal (55), son of Anup Mandal of Lagadigoth-3 of Siraha.
Mandal who was found with gunshot injuries on his abdomen by the locals at around 8:30 pm yesterday was rushed to a hospital in Jayanagar, India.
After the hospital refused to treat him citing it was a police case. He was later taken to the District Hospital Siraha where he succumbed to gunshot injuries at around 11:45 pm.
It has been learnt that he had left his home for India to take part in a programme at around 7:30 pm.
Police said that they are looking into the case.