Animal caretaker Sudheendra Aithal assaulted by Employee


Udupi: Well-known animal caretaker Sudhindra Aithal was assaulted by his employee Parameshi on Thursday, June 16.

According to sources, Aithal was milking a cow in the cowshed when Parameshi suddenly attacked him. When Aithal screamed for help, the neighbours came and helped him.


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Aithal was injured in the chest and legs. He was taken to a private hospital in Koteshwar where he was treated as an outpatient. It is suspected that a financial matter was the reason for the assault.

Sudheendra Aithal is an animal lover and has been running an animal care centre for several years in Saligrama of Udupi district.

A case has been registered in the Kota Police Station.