Youth attacked during Id Milad procession

Youth attacked during Id Milad procession

The injured, Imran (22) from Shamanna Garden, was taken to Nimhans as he had suffered head injuries. His condition is said to be serious.

According to Chamarajpet police, old rivalry could be the motive behind the attack.

Imran, allegedly involved in petty crimes, was in love with a girl in Goripalya area.

He left Bangalore when the girl’s uncle and parents threatened him with dire consequences. He had a verbal duel with them before leaving Bangalore, police added.

Imran returned to the City a couple of days ago to take part in Id celebrations.

He was participating in a procession at Goripalya when the girl’s uncle Shadir and his associates Goodu, Allah Baksh, Ziaullah and others decided to settle scores with him after they noticed him in the procession. They too joined the procession carrying lethal weapons, police said.

They attacked him when he was dancing in the procession near CAR Grounds.
He sustained injuries on his head when he fell down while trying to escape.
He was rushed to hospital by unidentified men.

Police have arrested three persons in this connection.Caterer found murdered. A catering contractor Manjunath (27) was found murdered at a farmhouse near Mudalkote in Nelamangala on Tuesday night.

The victim had received a call on Monday night around 8 pm inviting him for a discussion regarding catering contract.

He was an office-bearer of a pro-Kannada organisation. Manjunath’s family members started searching for him as he failed to return.

They were shocked to see him dead on Wednesday morning.