Mangaluru, May 20, 2016: A gang of micsreants assault a youth at Melangady in Ullal. The incident took place on May 18 Wednesday at night.
Hamza Mohammed (22) is the injured person. He is a resident of Melangady.
It is said that Hamza was allegedly attacked by a group that was not happy with his query regarding the lodge run atop his house in Ullal. He had sought information about the lodge from the Town Municipal Council.
The police said Mohammed and six others waylaid Hamza near his house on Wednesday night and threw chilli powder on his face. They assaulted him with stone and sharp weapons. They fled from the site when Hamza raised an alarm. He is being treated in a hospital in Ullal.
Ullal police are investigating the case.