Mangaluru, January 6: Miscreants have pelted stones on Tuesday, January 6th early morning at the house of Rajesh Prabhu, a business man resident of Morgans Gate.
Rajesh Prabhu deals with business of freight transportation to Mumbai. It is also suspected that there might be hands of Mumbai route private bus owners behind this act.
The miscreants have pelted stones at the house around 3.40 am on Tuesday, January 6th morning, due to which the glasses in dining hall and sitting hall were damaged. Heaps of stones have fallen in and around the house.
Shortly after the incident, Rajesh Prabhu contacted ACP Pavan Nejjur. Immediately police protection has been provided to residence of Rajesh. Since CC cameras are erected on the premises of the house, it is believed that the footages of miscreants might have been recorded in it.
From the past three days Mumbai- Mangaluru private bus movement had come to halt. It is said, the bus drivers had halted the buses alleging that provoked by bus owners, they were assaulted.
It was alleged that, Rajesh Prabhu was supporting the bus drivers. The bus owners had requested Rajesh Prabhu many times, not to support the drivers and talks were held regarding the same. After the private bus movement was halted, Rajesh Prabhu had frequently received threatening calls.
Rajesh Prabhu has complained suspecting that the stone pelting might be done by those who had made the threatening calls.
In the past, Rajesh Prabhu was dealing transport carriage business plying to Mumbai but now he has suspended the business and is into freight transport business. It is also transparent that Rajesh Prabhu had received threatening calls from underworld element in the past.