BJP legislator Kage’s daughter and kin thrash youth, mother in Belagavi
Police file FIR against 13 persons including legislator Kage
Bengaluru: A youth and his mother were severely assaulted by relatives and daughter of BJP legislator Raju Kage in Belagavi on January 1. However, the incident came to light on January 9 after CCTV images of the assault were being telecast on television. Kage's brother Shivagund Kage, his son Prasad and legislator’s daughter Trupti beat up Vivek Shetty and his mother
Ujjwala Shetty at the latter's residence for allegedly putting up derogatory comments against his daughter Trupti on Facebook.
Vivek Shetty who is admitted at a private hospital in Miraj told PSI Anand Doni that the legislator's borther's son Prasad too attacked him and attempted to murder him. He was dragged down the stairs of his house leaving him fractured. They later took him to a godown owned by the legislator where he as further tortured.
While the legislator Kage has outrightly denied these allegations, the police have lodged an FIR against 13 members including the legislator.