Father-son duo attacked over property dispute

A father-son duo was shot at by four men over a property dispute in Rajasthan`s Pratapgarh district on Saturday.

Updated: Jul 14, 2012, 17:34 PM IST

Jaipur: A father-son duo was shot at by four men over a property dispute in Rajasthan`s Pratapgarh district on Saturday, police said.

The victims have been identified as Jyanti Rathore (52) and his 30-year-old son Ajay.

According to police, four persons on two motorcycles opened fire at Rathore and his son at a residential colony here and sped away.

Rathore is a former vice-chairman of a local civic body and his son is an NSUI activist.

They had a property related dispute with their business partners, which seems to be the cause behind the attack, police said, adding that a manhunt has been launched for the accused.

PTI