Moga: An Aam Aadmi Party worker was shot dead on Sunday evening by a local Akali Dal leader over a property dispute in village Bhinder Kalan of Dharamkot in Moga.

Jagsir Singh, former sarpanch of Akali Dal, opened fire after he had a heated argument with AAP worker Jagroop Singh.

Jagroop was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

According to sources, the bullet had hit the AAP worker in his chest.

A murder case has been registered against the Akali Dal leader Jagsir Singh, but no arrest has been made so far, police said.