Doctor fends off 3 robbers, injured

Doctor fends off 3 robbers, injured

Three bike-borne men attacked a city-based doctor in a bid to rob him of his valuables in Hanumanthnagar on Friday night.

The victim, Dr Hanumanthe Gowda, a resident of Raghavendra Block, had gone for a walk after dinner when three men on a motorcycle accosted him and tried to rob him. When Gowda raised an alarm, the trio attacked him.

Abort attempt

When the doctor retaliated, they aborted their attempt and sped away. A few passersby who noticed Dr Hanumanthe Gowda, shifted him to a private hospital. The Hanumanthnagar police have registered a case and efforts are on to nab the suspects.