Thiruvalla: CPM Peringara local secretary stabbed to death

PB Sandeep Kumar | Photo: Facebook|PBSandeepKumar

Thiruvalla: A CPM local secretary was stabbed to death here on Thursday. The victim was identified as P B Sandeep Kumar, local committee secretary of the Peringara faction of the party. Sandeep is also a former member of the Peringara grama panchayat.

The CPM state secretariat issued a statement blaming the RSS and demanded a thorough investigation into the matter.

Sandeep was attacked near Nedumpuram Chathankary Mukk. A five-member group arrived on three bikes, blocked him and stabbed on his neck and chest. He then jumped to the nearby paddy field. However, attackers followed and stabbed him again.

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According to the police, the incident occurred at around 8.30 PM.

Police said there were 11 stab wounds on the body of the victim who died before reaching a hospital. The body is kept at the Thiruvalla taluk hospital.

Also read: Sandeep Kumar murder: Police nab four from Alappuzha

(With inputs from PTI)

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