A manhunt has been launched to find the accused in the case

Man allegedly bludgeoned to death by friends after drunken brawl in Bengaluru Image for representation
news Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 09:17

A petty row followed by a drunken brawl between friends, resulted in the death of a 28-year-old man in Bengaluru after he was allegedly bludgeoned on Monday.

According to a report in Deccan Chronicle, Srinivas, a resident of Ragigudda who worked as a labourer, was drinking with six of his friends at J P Mara Slums, following which an argument broke out.

As the argument got heated, one of the victim's friends along with four others smashed him to death with a brick, and fled from the spot.

Locals saw Srinivas lying in a pool of blood and called the police.

The murder is said to have occurred at about 2 pm, and a manhunt has been launched to find the accused in the case.

A case under section 302 of IPC is registered with Mico Layout police, and a probe is underway in this regard, the DC report adds.

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