Bombs hurled at CPI(M) worker’s house, pregnant woman injured

Thursday, Oct 16, 2014,19:15 IST By metrovaartha A A A

A pregnant woman was injured when unidentified gang hurled two country made bombs at the  house of a CPI(M) worker at Irivery near Chakkarakkal  in Kannur early today.
According to police, the woman, Athira, was sleeping  in the house along with her parents when it was attacked. She was admitted to a private hospital.
The house of M K Premrajan, who was Chakkarakkal Unit  President of Vyapara Vyvysaya Samithi, was damaged in the  attack. One door and nine window panes were damaged.
Police said a case was registered in this connection and investigation was going on. Bomb and dog squad rushed to the  spot.    Large number of police were camping at Chakkarakkal and  nearby areas and the situation was under control.    CPI(M) alleged that BJP/RSS were behind the attack.
It may be recalled that house of BJP Dharmadom unit Vice-President Rathnavally was attacked on October 5 at Irivery. Several political clashes among CPI(M), BJP and Congress  workers had been reported since the last week at Chakkarakkal.