Udupi; Feb 26: A case of lethal assault on youth by a gang in the wake of teasing allegation of young girls was reported on Feb 24, Monday at around 08.00 pm in the night at Kelanejar.
On the basis of complaint lodged by Kelanejar’s young girl, a case was registered in Malpe police station and arrested Girish alias Humaire, aged 28, a resident of Hoode and was produced in the court. Subsequently he was sent to judicial custody by the court.Humaire, who was under judicial custody, after getting the bail is now undergoing treatment in Udupi private hospital.
According to the complaint lodged by Humaire in Malpe police station, while he was going from Manipal via Santhekatte-Kalyanpur, he was about to go towards Nidamballi from Nejar in a bike, he saw a group of 4 young girls were going by walk. At this time, he teased at young girls and when the girls shouted, a group of 6-7 people assaulted him fatally. Attackers were unknown to him, if he sees them, can be recognized, he said.