MANGALORE : A youth who reportedly invited a married woman into an illicit relationship using her mobile number which was forcibly obtained by him, was beaten up by the police and later handed over to Kadri Police on Thursday night.
The youth who had participated in the Dasara festivities in Kudroli Temple was stalking this woman who had come to Kudroli to watch the celebrations. He was reported to have pestered her to give her mobile number. Fearing public beating and commotion if the matter were to be brought to the attention of the public, she put up with his harassment. Finally, she escaped by giving the mobile number of another woman to whom she had explained her problem. Later in the evening the youth was reported to have rung up the woman and asked her to come to Kadri Park. Public who had accompanied the woman to the park beat him up before handing him over to Kadri police.