Bantwal, Aug 09, 2018: A retired bank employee who opened the door of his house on hearing the calling bell, was attacked with lethal weapons and robbed by a stranger at Modankaup in Bantwal on August 8, Wednesday night.
The injured person Janardhana Holla has been hospitalised. Holla stays with his wife at his residence near the Modankaup College. On Wednesday night when the calling bell rang, Holla assuming that his son had arrived opened the door only to be attacked by a stranger. His gold chain weighing three sovereigns was also robbed.
Senior police officials have visited the spot and investigations are underway.