Mangaluru, Jan 04, 2018: Two persons were attacked on January 3, Wednesday night hours after Deepak(32), said to be a Hindu activist was hacked to death at Katipalla sparking tension in the area.
In the first incident, a group of assailants attacked Mubashir (22) who was on way to Mangaluru from Katipalla. He was the son of Abdurrazak of Bunder area of Mangaluru and was in Katipalla to attend the wedding of a cousin. He was attacked with machetes when he was returning home.
In yet another incident, a 47 year old man called Basheer was attacked by a group after he had shut his shop and was to return home. Sources said Basheer who was lying in a pool of blood was rushed to the hospital by two ambulance drivers who saw him struggling on the roadside.