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Two injured in firing, eight booked

punjab Updated: Aug 26, 2013 22:53 IST
HT Correspondent

Mulepur police on Monday registered a case against eight people, of whom two could not be identified, involved in a firing incident over a property dispute in Reauna Ucha village on Sunday that left two people injured.

Gurpreet Singh, brother of victim Ishwar Singh, alleged that they were working in their fields when the accused started firing at each other, injuring Ishwar and Amritpal Singh, who was passing by. Both injured were referred to a Chandigarh-based hospital.

The accused booked under the Indian Penal Code and the Arms Act included Ramgarh village resident Harnail Singh, Manupur village resident Gurmail Singh, Reauna Ucha village residents Nachittar Singh, Harchand Singh, Malkit Singh and Kulwant Singh, and two unidentified persons.