Visuals of the attack / Screengrab: Mathrubhumi News
Kottayam: A gang barged into a house and attacked Youth Congress(YC) workers with iron rod at Kottayam’s Thrikkodithanam. CPM ward member Biju and his aides attacked YC workers during night.
The visuals of the attack have surfaced. Kottayam YC district secretary Manu Kumar and unit president Anto Antony were attacked at Manu’s house. The duo later sought medical treatment.
The Congress opined that the attack was unleashed over vengeance towards proactive interventions of YC in the locality. Congress leader Shafi Paramabil said the attack happened with knowledge of police.
Meanwhile, CPM maintains that boundary wall dispute led to the attack.