Mangaluru: After the murder of BJP youth leader Praveen Nettaru, blood splattered again and a young man has been assaulted with deadly weapons in Surathkal in City outskirts on the night of Thursday July 28. He succumbed to his injuries on the way to hospital.
A young man named Fazil from Mangalapete was hit on the head. Fazil, who had come to buy slippers, was assaulted on head in front of the shop. The assailants escaped. Fazil tried to escape but could not escape.
Fazil was being taken to the hospital in a serious condition and died on the way due to injuries. The situation has turned tense in the place and heavy police security has been provided.
The police are checking the CCTV.
Liquor shops have been closed down and police are not permitting more than five persons in a group.
“We will ascertain the motive behind the murder. The action will be initiated transparently and people should not take law into their hands and cooperate,” the Police Commissioner added.
According to police, a group of people came in a car and rushed towards Fazil, who was standing outside a clothing store owned by him, and assaulted him.
Fazil was chased and brutally assaulted with lethal weapons by the miscreants. The CCTV footage of the incident which emerged has created shockwaves throughout the State.