Siwan: A customer was shot dead by shopkeeper in Miskarhi locality under Mairwa police station area in the district today.
Additional police superintendent A K Mishra said here that the shopkeeper Ishhaque Mian shot dead the customer Salman Khan from his illegal pistol when the latter insisted on changing some commodities which he had purchased from the shop.
The customer died on the spot, he added.
Mr Mishra said that the shopkeeper was arrested from Mairwa railway station.
The body has been sent for autopsy, he added.