Daijiworld Media Network - Bantwal
Bantwal, Mar 4: Bike-borne miscreants followed a man and stabbed him at BC Road here late night on Sunday April 4.
Manoj Sapalya (30), a resident of Valavoor, Brahmarakotlu, has been admitted to hospital with stab injuries.
The miscreants stabbed Manoj at Ajjibettu cross in BC Road, and fled from the spot.
It is learnt that Manoj was riding from Thumbe towards BC Road, when two unidentified persons, who were wearing helmets, began following Manoj in their bike.
On noticing them, Manoj took a turn into Ajjibettu cross and stopped in front of a shop.
The bike-borne miscreants then attacked Manoj and sped off without stopping.
He has been admitted to a private hospital in Mangaluru.
Manoj is employed in a civil engineering work abroad. He came to his hometown just two weeks ago. Locals said that his wedding is supposed to be held this month-end.
Bantwal police DySP Valentine D'Souza, town police station inspector Cheluvaraj and other police personnel arrived at the spot. A hunt is on to nab the culprits.