Rohtak: Kerala athletes were manhandled by Haryana team members during the National Senior School Athletics Meet held here.

The Haryana team, who are hosting the meet, manhandled the Kerala athletes as they reached the top spot in points table. Kerala team captain Ajith has sustained injuries in the attack.

Officials of Kerala team have filed a complaint to the All India Athletics Federation.

The Haryana government had announced awards for the Haryana athletes who bag medals in the meet. The Haryana athletes reached the Kerala team's room asking for a charger for their mobile phones. However, they soon started manhandling the Kerala athletes, the Kerala team members alleged.