Quarrel over water dropping from washed clothes; youth stabbed on neck in Cherupuzha
Cherupuzha: A person was stabbed on his neck in a fight between residents of Kakkayamchalil quarters over water dropping from the washed clothes to the floor below. Amal (20) was stabbed by Munnanikkal Sunilkumar amidst a quarrel over a trivial issue at about 10.30 am Friday.
Water from the washed clothes that Amal hanged on the clothesline was dripping and fell in the floor where Sunilkumar was living. Soon a quarrel broke out and Sunilkumar stabbed Amal on his neck.
Cherupuzha police has initiated a probe into the case. Amal had been given emergency treatment at St. Sebastain hospital and then admitted to a hospital in Payyannur.
Sunilkumar, who was injured on his hand, was admitted to Cherupuzha Cooperative hospital.