Spurned by a girl, a 21-year-old man went on a rampage in Kerala’s Thrissur district on Tuesday. Puthuppalli Shibin knocked down the lady and 5 others with a automobile earlier than abandoning the automobile and fleeing.
Police mentioned the diploma scholar was returning to her home at Arimbur village after providing prayers at an area temple. Shibin, who had been stalking her for the final yr, speedily drove the automobile by way of the slender highway and knocked down her. He then took a U-turn and hit individuals who had come from close by homes to assist the lady, significantly injuring 4 girls and a person. Earlier than escaping, ran the automobile into the lady.
Of the injured, three are in a vital stage.
Police mentioned, Shibin, a scholar, had proposed to the lady greater than a yr again. However the girl’s household didn’t wish to proceed. Subsequently, he began stalking the lady. Final April, she filed a criticism with the native police and Shibin reacted by hurling a rustic bomb on the girl’s home.
Though she moved one other criticism, police didn’t act on it as Shibin apologised for his acts and pledged he wouldn’t trigger any hassle in future.