A group of men allegedly attempted to attack Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) council member Prashanth Gowda during a clearance drive on illegal land grab, in the city on Thursday night.
It is alleged that, Prashanth Gowda conducted a special drive along with MCC officials over an illegal land acquisition near Tripura Bhairavi Mutt. The drive was conducted by Prashanth following directions from MCC, but the family members of Babulal, Boodaram opposed the move and had a heated conversation with Prashanth during which it is alleged he was assaulted. A case has been registered at the Devaraja Police Station, here. Investigations are on.