Mangaluru, Sep 17, 2017: A Mangaluru city based youth lost his life after a two day long battle for life at a private hospital in the city on Sept 16, Saturday. The youth was seriously injured by his close four friends following quarrel over a trivial issue on September 14 night in an incident reported at Padil here. Kankanady police have arrested four youths in connection with the death of the youth.
The deceased Nisarga (19) was a resident of Kodikal located near Padil in the city. He was reportedly beaten by his four friends Puneeth, Nikhil, Prakash, and Sharath near Padil Railway Bridge following a row over a negligible issue when they were returning home after Sri Krishna Janmashtami celebrations in the city. Seriously injured youth was admitted to a private hospital in the city however, his condition turned critical and passed away.