A 53-year-old man was allegedly killed by his son after a heated argument over a property dispute in a village in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district on Thursday, police mentioned.
Sukhbir Saini (53) was allegedly hit on the pinnacle with an iron rod by his son Arjun (23) after they fought over the property dispute, police added.
Sukhbir Saini died on the spot, they mentioned.
A police workforce was rushed to the world and the physique has been despatched for a autopsy, police official Sube Singh mentioned.
A case was registered in opposition to Arjun, who has been arrested, the police official mentioned, including that an investigation is underway.
In an analogous incident that befell in neighbouring Shamli district, police mentioned 55-year-old Vedpal died of bullet wounds after he was allegedly shot lifeless by his nephew Monu over a property dispute.
In accordance with police official Premvir Rana, a case was registered in opposition to Monu and his buddy Sagar and each males had been arrested.
A pistol, that was allegedly used within the crime, was additionally recovered on this connection whereas the physique has been despatched for a autopsy, police mentioned.
Police are investigating the case, he added.