Man stabbed for protesting against daughter’s eve teasing

, 3:24 PM IST

A man was allegedly stabbed by a youth when he protested against the eve teasing of his daughter in the Lisari Gate area here, police said today.

The 14-year-old girl was standing in front of her house yesterday when a neighbourhood youth Juved Kureshi allegedly eve teased. The girl reported the matter to her father.

When the girl’s father protested against the eve teasing, Kureshi allegedly stabbed him with a knife and fled, the police said.

The injured man has been admitted to hospital.

A complaint in this regard has been lodged a Lisari police station, the police said adding that Kureshi is absconding.