Mangaluru: A thirty-year-old man was injured by the members of a rival gang at Marnamikatta here, on November 18.
The injured has been identified as Sandeep (30), a resident of Marnamikatta. Sandeepis a member of the Hindu Jagarana Vedike (HJV).
According to sources, while Sandeep along with his friends were standing at Marnamikatta. Another group from Monkey stand arrived on bikes and attacked Sandeep with a machete. The attackers later fled from the spot.
The cause for the attack is said to be due to be rivalry between the groups of Monkey stand and Marnamikatta. Sandeep has been admitted to the hospital with head and neck injuries.
The Pandeshwar police rushed to the spot and a case has been registered in this regard.