Two gangsters were arrested on Friday for opening fire on a rival group during a wedding here which left four persons dead, police said.

“Vikram and Harbeer alias Hariya of Narender Bhatti gang were arrested in Noida and sent to judicial custody,” SP City J. K. Shahi said.

“During interrogation the duo told police that Sunder Bhatti, who was injured in the firing but managed to escape, was their main target,” he said.

“Amit Kasana, nephew of Narender Bhatti who was shot dead by Sunder Bhatti gang three years back, had opened fire during the wedding to eliminate Sunder,” the SP said.

Mr Shahi said efforts were on to nab both Amit and Sunder.

Four persons died and five were injured in cross-firing between Narender Bhatti and Sunder Bhatti gang members at New India Wedding Place banquet hall in Sahibabad on November 18. - PTI