Couple shot over property row

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A couple were fired at on Wednesday by some men at Nithari crossing here over an alleged property dispute, police said.

Meena and her husband Munnawar Hussain were shot at around 8 a.m. by the assailants travelling in a Scorpio vehicle, they said.

The bullet hit the woman in her abdomen while her husband also sustained injuries, they said.

The couple were rushed to Kailash Hospital where Meena's condition was said to be critical while that of her husband is stable.

Earlier, the police suspected it to be a case of road rage until the couple identified one of the accused and stated property dispute as the reason, police said. - PTI

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