A nephew of a Shiv Sena leader was shot dead allegedly by motorcycle-borne men in Ghaziabad on Wednesday, police said.

The deceased has been identified as Amit Kumar (45), nephew of Shiv Sena leader Mahesh Ahuja, police said.

Three motorcycle-borne men intercepted Amit Kumar’s car near his house in Chiranjiv Vihar colony in the afternoon and fired at him indiscriminately.