A group of youth thrashed a 40-year-old and his 13-year-old son on Monday over a trivial issue. The incident took place under the jurisdiction of Kalamna police station.
On Monday,Mohd Saif Ali alias Chhotu was asked to bring ‘kharra’ for his father. While coming back from the pan kiosk, accused Taufiq Khar (20), and Sohail (22) stopped Chhotu and snatched the ‘kharra’. Chhotu informed this to his father Mohd Shafiq Mohd Muslim who approached the two youths and demanded explanation for their act. The youths suddenly took out a knife used to chop chicken and attacked Shafiq. The youth also injured Chhotu on his hands.
Both father and son were taken to hospital for treatment. On the basis of the complaint lodged by Shafiq’s wife Yamshunisha Begam Mohd Rafiq, Kalamna police registered an offence under Sections 324, 326 and 34 of the IPC and booked the accused.