A 32-year-old man was allegedly killed by three persons of a family in the district over a petty scuffle, police said today.
The incident occurred on Wednesday evening over a scuffle between two parties at Borivili village in Padgha taluka.
The accused were identified as — Maksad Kaskar, Nishant Kaskar, and Mazena Kaskar.
The tiff broke out when victim, Yasim Nasikkar’s (32) sister while passing through a lane in the village at around 8:30 PM, had a heated argument with the three men present at the spot. She later returned home and apprised about the tiff to her brother.
Yasim then approached the three men to confront them over the matter but the latter allegedly started bashing him up, the officer said, adding, as result of severe injuries, Yasim died on the spot.