Two men were killed while another was injured seriously when three to four unidentified assailants fired at them in Farrukh Nagar town in the district, police said.
The incident occurred in the afternoon when Sandeep and his two friends who worked as financiers were sitting in his office at Fazalpur area in Farrukh Nagar.
"When Sandeep and his friends were busy in talking with each other outside the office, three to four unidentified persons came and opened multiple rounds at them," ACP, in the Pataudi, Tanya Singh told PTI.
The attackers, who arrived in a Scorpio, also fin the air to threaten locals before escaping from the spot, he said. "Some locals who informed the police have taken them to a nearby hospital where Sandeep and his one friend succumbed to his injuries, while another friend is critically injured," the ACP said.
The attack could be a fall out of personal animosity, police said adding further investigations are on. "We are trying to identify the accused persons with the help of CCTV cameras of nearby shops," the officer added.