Gang attacks BJP functionary in Ramanathapuram

By PTI Published on Mar 30, 2018 10:31 AM IST

Ramanathapuram: Five persons attacked a BJP functionary near here, injuring him seriously, police said.

R Veerabahu (48), an autorickshaw driver, was returning home last night when two persons got into the vehicle.

When it stopped, three more persons got into the autorickshaw and hacked him with a sickle.

However, he managed to escape. He is undergoing treatment in hospital, police said. Veerabahu is a district executive committee member of the BJP.