Ullal, August 22: Two youths have been hospitalized due to a fight which took place over a juvenile issue near Halekote in Ullal with one youth being stabbed and the other suffered injuries on his head.
The persons injured during the fight are identified as Iqbal and Sharif. The duo is under treatment at private hospital in Thokkotu.
It is gathered that, Sharif was working as a driver in a fish transporting vehicle. In the evening, after transporting the fishes when Sharif was on his way back to Halekote from Kerala; Iqbal had attacked Shariff. Regarding this attack, in the statement given by Shariff; he has said that when he was on his way back home after his work; holding beer bottles in his hand Iqbal had demanded for money and when Shariff said that he do not have money, Iqbal using a bottle and sickle had attacked on him. When Shariff had lost his sense and had fallen down, the accused kicked him on his waist, he stated.
Shariff has been wounded by a sickle on his shoulder, his waist and legs are also injured. Against this Iqbal has stated in has complaint that when he was moving on the road, Sharif had commented that “Why are you dressed tip-top?”.
A case has been filed at the Ullal Police station.