Fatehgarh Sahib, Oct 1 (UNI) A man trying to mediate in a property dispute between two brothers lost his life while attempting to pacify warring brothers, police today said.
Hardeep Singh and Harwinder Singh, both brothers living in Badesh Khurd village, had a property dispute and to help them settle it amiably, their relatives, including Dilbag Singh, had come to hold a meeting last night.
However, during the deliberations, both brothers became extremely agitated and Hardeep Singh allegedly threatened Harwinder Singh of dire consequences.
When Dilbag Singh tried to intervene, Hardeep Singh allegedly stabbed him with a sharp-edged weapon and he died on the spot.
The deceased was a resident of Sionk village, near Mullanpur Garibdass in SAS Nager district.
The Khamano police has registered a case under section 302 of the IPC and started investigations.