Belthangady, May 19,2017 : A man who tried to stab a woman after a quarrel with her, was caught hold of by locals and thrashed at Guruvayanakere on May 18, Thursday.
It is learnt the man identified as Umesh who was seriously injured has been hospitalised.
It has been gathered that he had engaged in a verbal duel with a woman over the issue of parking their two-wheelers. When the situation almost went out of control, Umesh tried to stab the woman only to the prevented by locals who gave him a good beating.
Umesh hailed from Laila while the woman was from Adkadka.
Local police are investigating the case.