Auto-rikshaw driver attacked

When an autorickshaw driver from Parpunja received a missed call on his mobile phone he thought it was from a customer. He called back the number. It happened to be a girl’s number. He talked to her and went to her house. But he was followed by another autorickshaw driver who had become suspicious since the girl belonged to a different religious community. As soon as the first autorickshaw driver reached the girl’s place the driver of the second one assaulted him and went and lodged a complaint with the police. However as there was no complaint from the girl the police took both drivers into custody and released them shortly afterwards with a warning. No case has been registered

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Source of information Civil society reports Place of incident Other :In front of a house
Number of victims 1 Identity of victim Unknown
Location of incident Other perpetrator Religion Unknown
perpetrator Organizational Was cross FIR filed 0
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Main Information
Date of incident: December 04, 2016
Nature of Violence
  • Physical assault
  • Causal factors
  • Religious identity
  • Name of the victim : Unknown
    Name of Perpetrator Unknown
    State Karnataka
    District/City Dakshina Kannada
    Party In Power / Incidents INC - Indian National Congress
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