Thamarassery (Kozhikode): Two siblings who were travelling on a bike has been brutally manhandled at Elokkara in Engappuzha here. A woman and her brother who recently shifted to a house in Puthuppadi were beaten up by a local resident identified as Rafeeq Puttenkunnu.
Rafeeq beat the woman and brother alleging that they did not give way to his bike. Though the locals tried to stop him, the man continued to hit the siblings. As the woman and brother were injured in the attack, they were admitted to a hospital in Engappuzha.
Though there were attempts to settle the case, the family decided to file a complaint after the visuals of the incident was circulated in the social media. Thamarassery police registered a case on their complaint, but the accused has not been nabbed yet.