Mangaluru, May 18, 2019 : A youth was murdered reportedly by two of his acquaintances at Doomachadavu in Mijar late night on May 17, Friday. The deceased is identified as Naveen (29). He was the son of Rama Bhandary of Kundottu. Naveen who was employed in Dubai had returned hometown three months ago.
The incident took place when Naveen who had visited Kateel temple along with his friend Avinash in a bike. He was chatting with Avinash on the roadside. It is alleged that two men namely Nityanand and Ramesh who arrived there picked up a quarrel with Naveen for reportedly not receiving their calls and hit Naveen’s head with a wooden club killing him on the spot.
Police are yet to make arrests in this case. Sources said a financial dispute is suspected to be the reason for the murder.