Ghaziabad, July 12 (IANS) A man returning to Delhi from a Ghaziabad court after attending a case involving a parking lot was shot dead by seven men, police said on Wednesday.
The shooting took place near Hindon barrage when Mintu, a resident of Ghazipur in Delhi, was returning home with a friend in his van.
As the vehicle reached the spot, the criminals riding three motorcycles forced the driver to halt and opened indiscriminate fire.
A severely bleeding Mintu and his driver Nagendra Singh were rushed to a hospital where doctors declared Mintu dead. The driver is reportedly in critical condition.
Mintu has been in dispute with a Dharamvir Sethi over a parking lot in Indirapuram here. “We are investigating the case,” said Superintendent of Police Akash Tomar.