Patna, March 21 (IANS) A father and son were killed and seven women of their family were injured on Tuesday in Bihar’s Siwan district over a land dispute, police said.

In the violent clash in Pipra village, Parmeshwar Singh and his son Virendra Kumar were killed. The injured women were admitted in a hospital.

A police officer said tension prevailed in the village after the killings. Additional security forces were deployed to keep a watch on the situation.

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