LAHORE  - A man was shot dead and his son was critically wounded over a property dispute in Satu Katla police precincts on Saturday.

Police claimed that three gunmen have been arrested and are being interrogated in connection with the gun attack.

Resident of PCSIR Housing Society, Qari Riaz had developed dispute with his neighbours over a piece of land situated adjacent to his house.

On the day of incident, his opponents including Malik Shahid, Malik Jamaat and Malik Mushtaq took out guns and opened fire on Qari Riaz and his son Shaaban shortly after they exchange harsh words over the dispute. As a result, both the man and his son sustained bullet wounds and were rushed to hospital where Qari Riaz expired later.

His body was moved to the morgue for autopsy.

The condition of Shaaban was said to be critical. The police have registered a murder case against the gunmen and are investigating.