Murder case accused's leg chopped off in TVM
Thiruvananthapuram: A murder case accused was attacked and his leg was chopped off by a gang of criminals here. Sreekaryam native Aby (27) was attacked by the gang. Aby was fourth accused in the case for murdering RSS worker Rajesh
The incident took place at Prathibha Nagar in Edavacode here on Wednesday by 11 am. A four-member gang arrived on bikes attacked Aby while he was sitting on a compound wall with his friend. Though he tried to run away on seeing the gang, the criminals chased him and hacked.
Aby's right leg was completely chopped off. He was rushed to Thiruvananthapuram medical college first, but he was shifted to a private hospital later as a surgery was required.
The police collected CCTV visuals from the crime spot. Sreekariyam police stated that the criminals were identified. Thiruvananthapuram DCP Muhammed Arif visited the place.