A goods vehicle transporting cattle meat was set on fire by unidentified miscreants on Sunday evening on Kanbargi road.
The meat was being illegally transported to a processing unit at Auto Nagar here from Gokak. Sources say a group of five to six youths stopped the vehicle, poured kerosene over it and set it on fire. The front portion of the goods vehicle was completely damaged.
The Mal-Maruti police have registered a case.