Gr Noida: A gangster’s brother was today shot dead here, the second killing in as many days in an apparent fallout of inter-gang rivalry.
Dujiana resident Jai Bhagwan was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Badalpur area, Superintendent of Police Brijesh Kumar Singh said, adding his relatives informed the police at 10 a.m. about the killing.
The deceased was the youngest brother of gangster Anil Dujana, who is in jail.
Rivalry between Dujana and Sunder Bhati gangs was suspected to be the cause of the murder, police said.
Police suspect the killing was related to murder of Davinder Bhati, a resident of Sakipur, last evening by unknown assailants as he was taking refreshments at a store at the market in sector Gamma.
He had been arrested yesterday morning on extortion charges and was released on bail from the police station late in the evening. Dujana residents Sanjay, Narinder and Virender were suspects in the murder.
Anil Dujana’s another brother Sanjay is currently running the gang. A police team reached the site and has sent the body for post mortem.