Moodbidri: A drunken brawl among a few workers at Beluvai led to one of them by getting battered to death with wooden clubs on Sunday night.
Shiva (30), son of Balappa of Ilkal village in Bagalkot, is the one who was fatally assaulted by his friends Mangalappa and Rajkumar. On Sunday, after heavy drinks in a bar, were first involved in an altercation in Beluvai.
The fight took an ugly turn at their place of stay in Madakapalke, three others hit Shiva to death in a drunken stupor.
The Moodbidri police have arrested the three culprits and are pursuing the case.