Uppinangady, July 11,2017 : The driver of a tempo which makes home delivery of LPG cylinders was attacked and looted by a gang at Medarabettu near Uppinangady Kadavinabagilu on July 11, Monday morning.
The tempo driver Abdurrehman alias Addu who was seriously injured in the attack has been admitted to a hospital in Puttur. The incident took place at around 5.30 am. The injured driver is a resident of Mutta. The assailants who were four in number had arrived by a Maruti Omni waylaid the tempo near Medarabettu, broke its glass and assaulted Adurrehman after dragging him out of the vehicle. A cash of Rs 9000 which Abdurrehman had with him has been robbed.
Uppinangady police have registered a case.