Muzaffarnagar, Jun 28 (PTI) A 28-year-old man was shot dead allegedly by six men in Shamli district’s Khandrawli village which comes under the jurisdiction of Kandhla police station, police said today. Also Read - Varun Dhawan Thanks Paparazzi, Reaches Alibaug After His Bachelor Party in Mumbai - Watch Video

The deceased was identified as Samun Ahmad. Also Read - MP Police Detains Digvijaya Singh, Uses Water Canons to Disperse Congress Workers Protesting Against Farm Laws | Watch

The incident took place last night when the victim was standing outside his house, said Circle Officer Rajesh Kumar Tiwari. Also Read - 'Was Reading Script Given by Farmers', Masked Man Makes U-turn in Viral Video, Being Quizzed by Haryana Police

The police have registered a case against the accused, he said, adding that old enmity was stated to be the reason behind the killing.

The accused were identified as Irfan, Nadeem, Kasim, Sabir, Azam and Maherdeen, Tiwari said.

Meanwhile, security has been tightened in the village, he added.

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