Allegations against a roadworker in Kochi are untrue, according to the police

Workers accused of throwing boiling tar on three men near Chilavannoor . Three men and worker were mistakenly hit by the boiling tar at the start of the fight .

KOCHI (Kochi) – On Thursday, the charges against a worker involved in road repair claims that he poured boiling tar on three men near Chilavannoor turned out to be false.The trio, who had arrived in a van, engaged in a war of words with the workers for some time, causing a scuffle, according to police.The three men and the employee were mistakenly hit by the boiling tar at the start of the fight.When they objected to the men for failing to have a warning board about the road work, the men accused the men of pouring boiling tar on them.

The passengers engage in a verbal war with the workers, resulting in a scuffle, according to the video.During the brawl, the boiling tar fell on them.One of the workers was also hospitalized on his finger.According to an officer with the Ernakulam South police, two of the workers have lodged a complaint that the trio assaulted them.

After being discharged from the hospital, police said they will decide on the next step.