Belthangady, Feb 12, 2018: A youth has been brutally hacked by his very own father and brother at Matla in Kasba village of Belthangady taluk on February 11, Monday. The victim has been identified as Naveen while the accused are Manjunath and his son Raghavendra. Both the accused have been arrested by the police.
The duo resorted to this heinous act following a quarrel while dinner on Sunday night. It is stated that Raghavendra was waiting for an opportune time to target Naveen who had reportedly manhandled his father on New Year eve after a quarrel over a trivial reason.
On Sunday night both Raghavendra and Manjunath pounced on Naveen and inflicted serious injuries on him with a knife killing him on the spot.
The deceased Naveen is survived by his wife and two children. Belthangady Police are conducting the investigations.