Belagavi Police have booked a farmer on the charge of opening fire in the air to threaten a relative in a dispute related to land.
Shrishail Balappa Patil of Harurgeri village opened two rounds of fire in the air to threaten a relative during a fight over some property. No one was injured. However, the accused suffered injuries in fisticuffs that followed later.
Patil has a licensed revolver.
A case has been registered and investigation is on. The injured has been admitted to hospital.