Punjab News Express/Pardeep Luthra
BATALA: One person was shot dead and his two relatives were injured seriously when a group of persons opened fire on them at Sanghera village under Kotli Surat malhi in Batala police district this evening.
The dead was identified as Gurmukh singh (45) and injured as Dalbir Singh and Kanwaljit Singh.The injured were admitted in civil hospital here where from they were shifted to Guru Nanak Dev hospital Amritsar.
The senior superintendent of police Batala Manmohan Kumar Sharma said that alleged accused Nimma and his two sons Monu and J P and their accomplice opened fire from their firearms as Gurmukh Singh allegedly stopped them from playing Shikar in his field on Saturday and in an order taking revenge from him they went to his field and opened fire on Gurmukh Singh and his other family member in which Gurmukh Singh died on the spot and Dalbir Singh and Kanwaljit Singh got serious bullet injuries.
A case has been registered in this connection.