Land dispute turns ugly, AAP worker shot dead by Akali leader in Punjab

Updated: Sep 26, 2016, 16:46 PM IST

Chandigarh: An Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) worker was shot dead on Sunday by a local Akali Dal leader over a property dispute in Moga district of Punjab. 

The incident took place yesterday evening at Bhinder Kalan village of Dharamkot in Moga.

Jagroop Singh, an AAP worker was shot at by Jagsir Singh, former sarpanch of Akali Dal, after the two got into a heated argument over a property matter.

Jagroop was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

According to sources, the AAP worker was shot in the chest and was admitted in a critical condition.

The city police has registered a murder case against the Akali Dal leader Jagsir Singh, however according to reports, no arrest has been made so far.