Youth’s Hand Chopped Off in Bengaluru Over drunk Brawl between two groups

Dr.Thomas (Special Correspondent)

Wrist of a 21-year-old youth was chopped off in a drunken brawl in Kurubarahalli in Mahalakshmi Layout in the wee hours of Sunday.

The Mahalakshmi layout police have searched for the severed wrist for surgical reattachment but could not find as they suspected that a stray dog might have taken away.

The victim,Prajwal,a private firm employee is now being treated at the Victoria hospital and the police are now on the lookout for the attackers .

The incident occurred on Sunday when Prajwal and his friend were drinking in a local bar,had a heated argument with the other group sitting in the adjacent table .

The staff sent both the groups outside,While Prajwal and his friends were sitting near Kurubarahalli circle,the other gang members along with their associates attacked him with lethal weapon.

While Prajwal friends ran helter-skelter to escape, the armed gang attacked Prajwal severing his wrist and escaped .

Passers-by rushed Prajwal to Victoria hospital where the doctors treated him before alerting the police.

A case has been registered in Mahalakshmi layout police station and further investigation is on.