HYDERABAD - Armed motorcyclists gunned down two persons allegedly over a love marriage feud here on Thursday.

Police said that armed assailants ambushed two persons identified as Deedar Ali Samoun and Jehangir Khan near Siri Ghatt area, leaving them critically injured. The injured succumbed to their wounds while being shifted to Civil Hospital.

The bodies were shifted to mortuary as heirs refused to receive them until and unless the murderers were arrested.

Police said that Deedar had entered into love marriage some months ago against the will of his wife’s family, and shooting incident could have been the outcome of it.