pet dog (representational image)
– Photo: Amar Ujala
Wednesday night turned out to be a dark night for a food delivery boy in Hyderabad, the capital of Telangana. It is being told that a food delivery executive who had gone to deliver food to a customer in upscale Banjara Hills came under the grip of a dangerous pet dog. To escape from the dog, he ran towards the third floor but the dog reached there too. What then was the food delivery boy jumped from the third floor to save his life. by which he was injured very seriously.
ongoing treatment in nims
According to Banjara Hills police inspector M Narendra, the injured, identified as Mohammad Rizwan (23) of Sriramnagar area of Yousufguda, is undergoing treatment at the Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) and his condition is critical.
The inspector said that Rizwan, who works with food delivery app Swiggy, had gone to Lumbini Rock Castle Apartments at Road No. 6 in Banjara Hills to deliver a food parcel to a customer named Shobhana.
how did the incident happen
Police Inspector M Narendra said that as Rizwan was handing over the parcel to the customer, his family’s pet dog, a German Shepherd, came out of the house and pounced on him. Fearing attack, Rizwan tried to run away to save his life. But the dog chased him and he jumped from the third floor of the apartment. Rizwan fell on the ground and got injured. Meanwhile, Shobhana, along with other neighbors, rushed to her rescue and shifted her to NIMS for treatment. He is still unconscious and his condition is said to be critical.
Case filed against the owner of the dog
The Banjara Hills police registered a case against Shobhana under section 336 (causing hurt by negligence) following a complaint by Rizwan’s brother Mohammad Khaja on Thursday evening. This matter is under investigation.